надмірність, надлишок; ексцес

Приклади використання слова «excess»:

He almost laughed from excess of bitterness, labouring under an egotistical sense of wrong.
Of course such shops were stuffed, like eggs, to an excess of fulness.
In his sudden excess of choler he forgot his colleagues altogether.
In an excess of religious fervour she had sacrificed herself to her godZomara.