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Excessiveness

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

noun

  1. The property of being excessive.

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Google previewPublic Sector Pay and Employment Reform (1988)

by Barbara Nunberg

Excessiveness is a subjective quality, one for which no clear measurement methodology exists, and no standardized approach is applied throughout the Bank. In general, the wage bill is measured against one of the following: the overall ...

Google previewAlgerian Sketches (2013)

by Pierre Bourdieu

Excessiveness is the fact of forgetting that the possible may not happen or, as science does, claiming to reduce by prediction the infinity of possibilities to a single one. Joseph Desparmet tells how, fifty years ago, old Algerians liked to say , with ...

Google previewTreatise for the Seekers of Guidance (2008)

by Zaid Shakir

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 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 ...

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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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