GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

über- +‎ mäßig or Übermaß +‎ -ig

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈyːbɐˌmɛːsɪç/ (standard; used naturally in western Germany and Switzerland)
  • IPA(key): /-ˌmeːsɪç/ (overall more common; particularly northern and eastern regions)
  • IPA(key): /-ˌmɛːsɪk/ (common form in southern Germany, Austria, and Switzerland)
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  • Hyphenation: über‧mä‧ßig

AdjectiveEdit

übermäßig (comparative übermäßiger, superlative am übermäßigsten)

  1. excessive, profuse

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