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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DE TROP

He had felt as if he were apart, even almost as if he were de trop.

"Can't you see that you are de trop," I said sharply to her.

"Then I am de trop," said Mr. Elliot, smoothing out his gloves.

And then Archie joined them: he would not be de trop there, he knew.

The Establishment has no use for him—he is de trop, or as we might say, a drop too much.

There are moments in girls' lives when even a father is de trop.

"Send me away if I am de trop," he said, clasping his plump hands.

I am going to my studio; I should have remembered that husbands are often de trop.

We are de trop, my dear, let us leave the young people together.

I felt that I was de trop and found some excuse for leaving them.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DE TROP

redundant

adjectiveexcessive; repetitious
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