[ soo-per-uh-buhn-duh nt ]
/ ˌsu pər əˈbʌn dənt /


exceedingly or excessively abundant; more than sufficient; excessive.

Nearby words

  1. super.,
  2. superable,
  3. superabound,
  4. superabsorbent,
  5. superabundance,
  6. superacute,
  7. superadd,
  8. superaerodynamics,
  9. superagency,
  10. superalimentation

Origin of superabundant

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

Related formssu·per·a·bun·dance, nounsu·per·a·bun·dant·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for superabundance



early 15c., superaboundance; see super + abundance.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper