What is another word for superfluously?

58 synonyms found


[ suːpˈɜːfluːəsli], [ suːpˈɜːfluːəsli], [ s_uː_p_ˈɜː_f_l_uː_ə_s_l_i]

How to use "Superfluously" in context?

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, superfluous is defined as "in excess of what is necessary, appropriate, or useful". This definition is an accurate reflection of the definition commonly used in everyday speech, where superfluous is often used as a pejorative. Superfluous often refers to things that are not needed, but instead take up valuable space or time. It can also refer to actions or words that are not necessary for achieving a desired outcome. Superfluous words and actions can often create unnecessary delays or distract from the goals of a project or conversation.

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