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We found 37 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word superfluous:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. superfluous: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. superfluous: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. superfluous: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. superfluous: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. superfluous: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. superfluous: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Superfluous, superfluous: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. superfluous: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. superfluous: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. superfluous: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. superfluous: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. superfluous: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. superfluous: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. superfluous: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. superfluous: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. superfluous: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. superfluous: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Superfluous (disambiguation), Superfluous: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Superfluous: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. superfluous: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. superfluous: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. superfluous: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. superfluous: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. superfluous: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. superfluous: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. superfluous: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. superfluous: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. superfluous: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. superfluous: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. superfluous: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. superfluous: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. superfluous: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Superfluous: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Superfluous: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. superfluous: A Word A Day [home, info]

(Note: See superfluousness for more definitions.)

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Quick definitions from WordNet (superfluous)

adjective:  serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being
adjective:  more than is needed, desired, or required ("Delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words")

▸ Also see superfluousness
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Phrases that include superfluous:   superfluous interval, diary of a superfluous man, superfluous intervals, the diary of a superfluous man more...

Words similar to superfluous:   excess, extra, otiose, pointless, redundant, spare, supererogatory, superfluously, superfluousness, supernumerary, surplus, wasted, more...

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