excessive

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-20 of 20 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
improper or excessive use abuse , misuse
excessive amounts of ketone bodies in the urine as in diabetes mellitus or starvation acetonuria , ketoaciduria , ketonuria
hemochromatosis resulting from repeated transfusions or from excessive intake of foods containing iron acquired hemochromatosis
property of excessive fatness adiposis , corpulence , overweight , stoutness
excessive flattery adulation
presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder albuminuria , proteinuria
excessive use of alcohol and alcoholic drinks alcohol abuse , alcoholic abuse , alcoholism abuse
habitual intoxication; prolonged and excessive intake of alcoholic drinks leading to a breakdown in health and an addiction to alcohol such that abrupt deprivation leads to severe withdrawal symptoms alcohol addiction , alcoholism , drunkenness , inebriation
drinker, excessive alcoholic , drunkard , lush , tippler
drug (trade name Zyloprim) used to treat gout and other conditions in which there is an excessive buildup of uric acid allopurinol , Zyloprim
excessive ammonia in the urine ammoniuria
feelings of excessive pride amour propre , conceit , self-love , vanity
excessive enthusiasm for all things English Anglomania
equipped with excessive weaponry armed to the teeth
severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease autoimmune diabetes , growth-onset diabetes , IDDM , insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus , juvenile-onset diabetes , juvenile diabetes , ketoacidosis-prone diabetes , ketosis-prone diabetes , type I diabetes
take excessive care of baby
wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity bacchanal , bacchanalia , debauch , debauchery , drunken revelry , orgy , riot , saturnalia
someone who demonstrates enthusiastic or excessive cordiality backslapper
person given to excessive complaints and crying and whining bellyacher , complainer , crybaby , grumbler , moaner , sniveller , squawker , whiner
occasion for excessive eating or drinking binge , bout , bust , tear
Search another word or see excessive on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature