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    Question "excessive success"?

    Hi,
    Just as in my previous question I have problem with "excessive". I suppose excessive means more than necessary. Can it be used with success?


    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: "excessive success"?

    Quote Originally Posted by Mehrgan View Post
    Hi,
    Just as in my previous question I have problem with "excessive". I suppose excessive means more than necessary. Can it be used with success?
    I suppose members of a football team that had been defeated by some massive goal difference, eg 25-0, might complain about the excessive success of their opponents, but I think it's a highly unlikely combination of adjective + noun.

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