[ soo-per-uh-buhn-duhnt ]
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  1. exceedingly or excessively abundant; more than sufficient; excessive.

Origin of superabundant

1375–1425; late Middle English <Late Latin superabundant- (stem of superabundāns), present participle of superabundāre to superabound; see abundant

Other words from superabundant

  • su·per·a·bun·dance, noun
  • su·per·a·bun·dant·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use superabundant in a sentence

  • In few words, we recognize throughout creation an apparent design to prevent a superabundance of life.

  • Let them supply us out of their superabundance; we have too little.

    The Diamond Coterie | Lawrence L. Lynch
  • The modern young housewife has a superabundance of spare time.

  • Forest conservation had no place in the household economy of nations that had forests in superabundance.

    Our National Forests | Richard H. Douai Boerker
  • They decided that they could not make their superabundance of watermelons useful except as an occasional refreshment.

    The Boy Settlers | Noah Brooks