Overlavish \O"ver*lav"ish\, a. Lavish to excess. [1913 Webster]

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  • overlavish — adj.; overlavishly, adv.; overlavishness, n. * * * …   Universalium

  • overlavish — adjective Excessively lavish; decadent …   Wiktionary

  • overlavish — adj. too generous; overly extravagant; wasteful …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overlavish — o ver•lav′ish adj …   From formal English to slang

  • overlavish — adj.; overlavishly, adv.; overlavishness, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • lavish — I (opulent) adjective abounding, abundant, affluent, ample, bounteous, bountiful, copious, costly, effusive, excess, extravagant, generous, immoderate, inordinate, liberal, luxuriant, munificent, open handed, opulent, overabundant, overflowing,… …   Law dictionary

  • deluge — Synonyms and related words: Niagara, abound, affusion, alluvion, alluvium, army, aspergation, aspersion, avalanche, baptism, baptize, bath, bathing, be prodigal with, bedewing, brash, burst of rain, bury, cascade, cataclysm, cataract, cloudburst …   Moby Thesaurus

  • engulf — Synonyms and related words: baptize, be prodigal with, bury, cascade, cataract, deluge, devour, dip, douse, drink, drown, duck, dunk, eat, engorge, flood, flood the market, gobble, gulp, gulp down, imbibe, immerge, immerse, ingest, ingurgitate,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • extravagant — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian, Corinthian, Gothic, a bit much, abandoned, abounding, absurd, abundant, acute, affluent, aggrandized, all sufficing, ample, amplified, aplenty, awe inspiring, awful, ballyhooed, barbaric, baroque, beyond… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • flood — Synonyms and related words: Niagara, abundance, access, accession, accretion, accrual, accruement, accumulation, acres, addition, advance, affluence, aggrandizement, alluvion, alluvium, ample sufficiency, ampleness, amplification, amplitude,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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