Word Meaning

Exceeding what is sufficient or necessary

Part Of Speech:

Adjective

Synonyms:

Surplus   Redundant   Unneeded   Not required   Excess  

Antonyms:

Necessary   Essential   Necessary   Essential  

Sentences

  • Why do we have superfluous, but potentially deadly vestiges like the appendix or wisdom teeth?

  • Z was always thought to be a superfluous, unnecessary letter.

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