Number of syllables in the word 'excess'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word excess.

  1. No of syllables in excess : 2
  2. Divide syllables in excess : ex-cess

More about the word - excess

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : deductible
  3. Definition : The state of surpassing or going beyond limits; the being of a measure beyond sufficiency, necessity, or duty; that which exceeds what is usual or proper
  4. Definition : The degree or amount by which one thing or number exceeds another; remainder.
  5. Definition : An undue indulgence of the appetite; transgression of proper moderation in natural gratifications; intemperance; dissipation.
  6. Definition : Spherical excess, the amount by which the sum of the three angles of a spherical triangle exceeds two right angles. The spherical excess is proportional to the area of the triangle.
  1. verb
  2. Definition : To declare (an employee) surplus to requirements, such that he or she might not be given work.
  1. adjective
  2. Definition : More than is normal, necessary or specified.


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