Adjective(1) serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being(2) more than is needed, desired, or required, or unnecessary
(1) Unnecessary, superfluous comments waste time and try the patience of participants.(2) Z was always thought to be a superfluous , unnecessary letter.(3) Everything seems to fit together perfectly, and one doesn't catch any extra or superfluous notes.(4) Although he claims that ├ö├ç├┐indirect assassination├ö├ç├û is not in his nature, this is exactly how he disposes of his superfluous first wife.(5) And they aren't just superfluous instruments, they make the music what it is.(6) That is not because the principle of museums selling off unwanted or superfluous objects from their collection is being questioned.(7) It's tasteless and superfluous , but not clichÔö£┬«d.(8) Surely half the appeal is that absolutely everything in the film is completely superfluous - you could take out anything you wanted and it would still work just as well.(9) But every song is compelling: not a word wasted, not one bout of frenetic strumming superfluous .(10) Somehow, the art rests in a balance of perfect tension - every element a gimmick but no element superfluous .(11) Why do we have superfluous , but potentially deadly vestiges like the appendix or wisdom teeth?(12) The use of weapons which cause superfluous injury or unnecessary suffering is similarly prohibited.(13) Other times, he prioritizes superfluous aspects of the narrative or the set design to take over and slow his storyline down to a virtual halt.(14) Even so, the game is a noteworthy hybrid of multiple genres that somehow solidly come together to create a superfluous and entertaining experience.(15) The two dialogue sequences here are superfluous to say the least, as are the sound effects tagged at the end.(16) The word ├ö├ç├┐smart├ö├ç├û in the title is probably superfluous but maybe it's helped them sell a few extra copies.
(1) superfluous :: oorbodig
2. unnecessary ::
3. pointless ::
4. spare ::
Different Formssuperfluous, superfluously, superfluousness
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