There was a general outcry among the lawyers: "Popinot a supernumerary!"
A supernumerary, who thought that he must be dead, had asked for his place.
Moto stood by as a supernumerary, and to interpret the words of Simba for Kalulu.
In these cases the supernumerary pedicels are often brightly coloured.
Then there were rations to be served out, and, finally, messengers must be sent to the supernumerary camp higher up the valley.
One felt one's self a supernumerary hired to fill the scene.
I had not been asked to prescribe for her, nor even to give counsel as a supernumerary or consulting physician.
When all was said, he was and would be no more than a supernumerary.
supernumerary officials were dismissed, the common school system improved, sinecures abolished and salaries reduced.
To saw down the supernumerary trees was the work of half an hour.
supernumerary su·per·nu·mer·ar·y (sōō'pər-nōō'mə-rěr'ē, -nyōō'-)
Exceeding the normal or usual number; extra.