Excess - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Excess.

ESPY
FAT
OVERKILL
SURFEIT
SURPLUS
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ESPY
  1. catch sight of
  2. follow and watch
FAT
  1. having an (over)abundance of flesh; "he hadn't remembered how fat she was"
  2. containing or composed of fat; "fatty food"; "fat tissue"
  3. marked by great fruitfulness; "fertile farmland"; "a fat land"; "a productive vineyard"; "rich soil"
  4. lucrative; "a juicy contract"; "a nice fat job"
  5. make fat or plump; "We will plump out that poor starving child"
  6. having a relatively large diameter; "a fat rope"
  7. excess bodily weight; "she disliked fatness in herself as well as in others"
  8. a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs; "fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold"
  9. a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides); "pizza has too much fat"
OVERKILL
  1. any effort that seems to go farther than would be necessary to achieve its goal
  2. the capability to obliterate a target with more weapons (especially nuclear weapons) than are required
SURFEIT
  1. eating until excessively full
  2. the quality of being so overabundant that prices fall
  3. the state of being more than full
  4. indulge (one's appetite) to satiety
  5. supply or feed to surfeit
SURPLUS
  1. more than is needed, desired, or required; "trying to lose excess weight"; "found some extra change lying on the dresser"; "yet another book on heraldry might be thought redundant"; "skills made redundant by technological advance"; "sleeping in the spare room"; "supernumerary ornamentation"; "it was supererogatory of her to gloat"; "delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words"; "extra ribs as well as other supernumerary internal parts"; "surplus cheese distributed to the needy"
  2. a quantity much larger than is needed
Excess Clue Last Updated: 10/11/2019 9:00am

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