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Definition of the adjective inordinate

What does inordinate mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. beyond normal limits

Alternative definition of the adjective inordinate


  1. Excessive; unreasonable or inappropriate in magnitude; extreme.

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Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia (1915)

by James Orr

Louis Matthews Sweet INORDINATE, in-6r'di-nat ("ill-regulated," hence " immoderate," "excessive"; Lat in, "not," ordinalus, "set in order"): Only twice in AV. In each case there is no corresponding adj . in the original, but the word was inserted by ...

Google previewCatholic Dictionary (2013)

An Abridged and Updated Edition of Modern Catholic Dictionary by John Hardon

Unwholesome curiosity and an inordinate love of this world's goods. The first consists in an unreasonable desire to ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

inordinate, irregular; intemperate; beyond prescribed limits. These people were wisely brought to allegiance; but, ...

Google previewThe Readable Dictionary (1860)

by John Williams (of Lancaster, O.)

0rder, Ordinal, Ordinate, Inordinate, Subordinate, Ordinary, Extraordinary, Ordain, Ordinance, Primordial. Order is the roper local disposition of objects re atively to each other, which local disposition is generally that of rows. Ordinal ...

Google previewCampbell's Psychiatric Dictionary (2009)

by Robert Jean Campbell

Inordinate acuteassociated See cathexis. Obs. Excessive grief or anxiety. A feeling of exaggerated hyperdynamic -adrenergic circulatory state βadrenergic hyperdynamic circulatory state (q.v.). hyperechema Auditory magnification or ...

Google previewA Phonographic Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1846)

Abridged from the Octavo by William Bolles

Sobbing, såbong, - Sober, sé'bár, a temperate, particularly in the use of intoxicating li- quors; not mad, right in the understanding; regular, calm, free from inordinate passion; serious, grave. Soberly, sè4bār-lé, ad. without intemperance ; without ...

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It must require an inordinate share of vanity and presumption, too, after enjoying so much that is good and beautiful on earth, to ask the Lord for immortality in addition to all. (Heinrich Heine)
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Scrabble value of I1N1O1R1D2I1N1A1T1E1

The value of this 10-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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