Definition of extra
- extremely good.
- over the top; extreme or excessive: Her behavior is just so extra, so dramatic!
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How to use extra in a sentence
But one extra trick would instantly solve the problem of crashes that occur over water.Red Tape and Black Boxes: Why We Keep ‘Losing’ Airliners in 2014|Clive Irving|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Extra security was also set up along the lines to monitor other signs of potential sabotage.
Extra dry, for example, is actually sweeter than brut, which is drier than demi-sec, which is somewhat sweet.
The constitutional problem with this ruling, experts say, is that it places an extra burden on women for being pregnant.States Slap Pregnant Women With Harsher Jail Sentences|Emily Shire|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bershin, who worked with the Ukrainian police before rebels took control of Donetsk, says officers have to be extra vigilant.
Of course, newly acquired Ferns will pay for extra attention in the way of watering until they have secured a proper roothold.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
Harry was Aunty Rosa's one child, and Punch was the extra boy about the house.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
In the evening the little theatre is illuminated regardless of expense, a fabulous sum being expended on extra lamps.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Near noon I found a place where they'd cached two extra horses in the brush on Sage Creek.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
An extra 50,000 men to feed war-trained units already in the field is another, and very different, and very much better thing.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton