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Definition of the noun excessiveness

What does excessiveness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: excessivenesses

  1. immoderation as a consequence of going beyond sufficient or permitted limits

Alternative definition of the noun excessiveness


  1. The property of being excessive.

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Google previewTreatise for the Seekers of Guidance (2008)

Excessiveness is the source of much spiritual harm .

Google previewA Tale of Boxes (2009)

The Role of Myth in Creating and Changing Our Stories by Robert T. Latham

Excessiveness is an obvious and recognizable favoring of either the individual or the community over the other. It is a utilitarian employment that breaks the sustaining cycle of mutual support. It grants a greater worth to one above the other.

Google previewAll We Have to Fear (2012)

Psychiatry's Transformation of Natural Anxieties Into Mental Disorders by Allan V. Horwitz, PhD, Jerome C. Wakefield

has the problem of heterogeneity of potential interpretations, including such highly invalid construals as statistically deviant or socially undesirable levels of anxiety—indeed, the work group itself notes, “Excessiveness is an ambiguous term.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Pleading and Practice (1901)

Under the Codes and Practice Acts, at Common Law, in Equity and in Criminal Cases

Excessiveness. — This rule is strictly applied where damages have been ...

Google previewThe Student's Dictionary of Anglo-Saxon (1897)

by Henry Sweet

excessiveness, violence. -feorm wealthy, fruitful ; violent. -feormende growing violent. -ferhbf brave, impetuous. swipfram, ge- strenuous. -lice av. strenuously. swip hwaBtf very active. -hyegende of strong purpose. -lie excessive ...

Google previewFinnish-English dictionary (1916)

by Karl Vilhelm Arminen, Eetu Aaltio

abundance, exuberance, profusion, excessiveness. ylettiimyys s. immoderation, excessiveness. yletyn := u l e t u n. yleton a. immoderate, excessive. yle|vyys s. elevation; eminence; greatness, high- mindedness. -va a. elevated ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Activism and Social Justice (2007)

by Gary L. Anderson, Kathryn G. Herr

Theorizations of the Other often draw on notions of infinity, God, and perfection to convey the utter excessiveness of the Other, and continental postfoundational theorizations of the Other are usually haunted by the Holocaust and driven by a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Behavior Modification and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (2005)

Volume I: Adult Clinical Applications Volume II: Child Clinical Applications Volume III: Educational Applications by Michel Hersen

Excessiveness, therefore, might not be a fundamental feature of adjunctive behavior. Excessiveness is due to the repeated elicitation of discrete, strengthened reflexive responses. The significance and existence of adjunctive behavior in ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of United States Supreme Court Reports (1908)

Being a Complete Encyclopedia of All the Case Law of the Federal Supreme Court Up to and Including Volume 206 U.S. Supreme Court Reports (book 51 Lawyers' Edition)

EXCESSIVENESS 0F DAMAGES—In General.—This court is without authority to ...

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon and Parlour Companion (1870)

Containing Nearly Every Word in the English Language and Exhibiting the Plurals of Nouns and the Participles of Verbs ... Adapted to the Use of ... Schools by William Grimshaw

excessiveness. EXCHANG'E. v. To give or quit one thing for the sake of gainin another; to give and take reniI'- rocally. pr. par. exchanging ; pas-, ...

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Scrabble value of E1X8C3E1S1S1I1V4E1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 13-letter word is 25 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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