supernumerary

[ soo-per-noo-muh-rer-ee, -nyoo- ]SEE DEFINITION OF supernumerary

Synonyms for supernumerary

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SUPERNUMERARY

Supernumerary: additional or added cells, veins or other structures.

One felt one's self a supernumerary hired to fill the scene.

A supernumerary, who thought that he must be dead, had asked for his place.

Placed on the books for victuals and wages; also supernumerary and "for rank."

It is not extravagant to say that any one fish may be considered a supernumerary.

In these cases the supernumerary pedicels are often brightly coloured.

When all was said, he was and would be no more than a supernumerary.

He threw up lectures and joined our battalion as a supernumerary.

Now he was simply appointed as supernumerary in one opera after the other.

To saw down the supernumerary trees was the work of half an hour.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SUPERNUMERARY

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.