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inordinate

  
  
If you describe something as inordinate, you are emphasizing that it is unusually or excessively great in amount or degree.  
FORMAL      adj   usu ADJ n     (emphasis)    They spend an inordinate amount of time talking.     
  inordinately      adv   usu ADV adj/-ed  
He is inordinately proud of his wife's achievements.     
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inordinate

  
  
disproportionate, excessive, exorbitant, extravagant, immoderate, intemperate, preposterous, unconscionable, undue, unreasonable, unrestrained, unwarranted  
  
Antonyms     
   inhibited, moderate, reasonable, restrained, rightful, sensible, temperate  

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