inordinately[ in-awr-dn-it ]SEE DEFINITION OF inordinately
Synonyms for inordinately
- in excess
- left over
- over and above
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR INORDINATELY
He was not inordinately agnostic, or in the way of becoming so.
Do you know, my Gabrielle, I have discovered that Leonora is inordinately selfish?
He had invented the machine in question, and he was inordinately proud of it.
His father said he was a fool, and was inordinately fond of him nevertheless.
Food was inordinately dear, because a high tariff had been imposed on imports.
He was conceited, selfish, tyrannical, and inordinately lazy.
It makes me, in any situation, just inordinately and submissively see things.
Inordinately, I say, but only in the estimation of such as have no eye to the picturesque.
Then he explained his invention, of which he was inordinately proud.
I have never seen a human being so inordinately contented with the world.
late 14c., "not ordered, lacking order or regularity," from Latin inordinatus "unordered, not arranged," from in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + ordinatus, past participle of ordinare "to set in order" (see order). Sense of "immoderate, excessive" is from notion of "not kept within orderly limits." Related: Inordinately; inordinateness.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR INORDINATELY
- to nth degree
- too much