surplus

  • 1 surplus — [ syrply ] n. m. • v. 1090; de sur et plus 1 ♦ Ce qui excède la quantité voulue. ⇒ excédent, excès, reste. Le surplus d une somme d argent. En surplus. ⇒ supplément. ♢ Écon. Excédent de l offre par rapport à la demande, conduisant à une baisse… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 surplus — sur·plus / sər ˌpləs/ n 1 a: an amount that remains when a use or need is satisfied b: an excess of receipts over disbursements c: the value of assets after subtracting liabilities 2: an excess of the net worth of a corporation over the par value …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Surplus — may refer to:* budget surplus, the opposite of a budget deficit * in economics, economic surplus (including producer surplus and consumer surplus), and capital surplus * an excess of production or supply over demand (see supply and demand) *… …

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  • 4 surplus — SURPLÚS, surplusuri, s.n. Ceea ce este în plus, ceea ce depăşeşte necesarul; prisos, excedent. – Din fr. surplus. Trimis de ionel, 29.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SURPLÚS s. excedent, plus, prisos, prisosinţă, (reg.) radăş, (înv.) prisoseală,… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 5 Surplus — Sur plus, a. Being or constituting a surplus; more than sufficient; as, surplus revenues; surplus population; surplus words. [1913 Webster] When the price of corn falleth, men give over surplus tillage, and break no more ground. Carew. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 surplus — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. surplus, from M.L. superplus excess, surplus, from L. super over SUPER (Cf. super) + plus more (see PLUS (Cf. plus)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 surplus — Surplus, Ce qui reste, Quod superest, Superfluum. Le surplus ou surcroist qu on baille d avantage outre la mesure, Corollarium, Additamentum, Auctarium. Au surplus, Ad haec, Praeterea, Insuper …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 8 surplus — / sə:pləs/, it. /sur plus/ s. ingl. [dal fr. surplus sovrappiù ], usato in ital. al masch. 1. (econ.) a. [differenza positiva tra entrate e uscite] ▶◀ attivo, avanzo, plusvalenza, utile. ◀▶ passivo, perdita. b. [ciò che è in più] ▶◀ avanzo,… …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 9 surplus — n *excess, superfluity, surplusage, overplus Analogous words: *remainder, residue, residuum Antonyms: deficiency surplus adj *superfluous, supernumerary, extra, spare Contrasted words: *needful …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 surplus — [adj] extra de trop, excess, in excess, leftover, odd*, over, remaining, spare, superfluent, superfluous, supernumerary, too much, unused; concepts 560,781,824 Ant. essential, lacking, necessary, needing, wanting surplus [n] extra material… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 surplus — [sʉr′plus΄, sʉr′pləs] n. [ME < OFr < sur , above (see SUR 1) + L plus, more (see PLUS)] 1. a quantity or amount over and above what is needed or used; something left over; excess 2. a) the excess of the assets of a business over its… …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Surplus — Sur plus, n. [F., fr. sur over + plus more. See {Sur }, and {Plus}, and cf. {Superplus}.] 1. That which remains when use or need is satisfied, or when a limit is reached; excess; overplus. [1913 Webster] 2. Specifically, an amount in the public… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Surplus — (fr., spr. Sürplüh), 1) Überschuß; 2) Mehrbezahlung …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 Surplus — (franz., spr. ßürplǖ), Überschuß, Rest; im Handel auch soviel wie Deckung (s. d.) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 15 Surplus — (frz., spr. ßürplüh), der finanzielle Überschuß, Rest …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 16 Surplus — Surplus,das:⇨Gewinn(1) …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 17 surplus — /surˈplus, fr. syʀˈply/ [vc. fr., comp. di sur «sur » e plus «più»] s. m. inv. (econ.) eccedenza, eccesso, sovrapproduzione, sovreccedenza, esubero, sovrappiù □ avanzo, resto, rimanenza, residuo CONTR. deficienza, mancanza, deficit (lat.) …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 18 surplus — ► NOUN 1) an amount left over when requirements have been met. 2) an excess of income or assets over expenditure or liabilities in a given period. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ more than what is needed or used; extra. ORIGIN from Latin super in addition + plus… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 19 surplus — That which remains of a fund appropriated for a particular purpose; the remainder of a thing; the overplus; the residue. Ordinarily, surplus means residue or excess of assets after liabilities, including capital, have been deducted. American Life …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 20 surplus — ▪ I. surplus sur‧plus 1 [ˈsɜːpləs ǁ ˈsɜːr ] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] ECONOMICS an amount of something that is more than what is wanted, needed, or used: • Sugar prices fell after revised estimates of the surplus for the current crop year …

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