Definition of superfluously in English:



See superfluous

  • ‘She scrupulously avoids over-enthusiasm, or superfluously imaginative ‘reconstructions’, and in sticking firmly and respectfully to what is known, leaves scrutiny of Johnson's character to the reader's discretion.’
  • ‘Then, superfluously, he adds: ‘But I never go to parties.’’
  • ‘‘I've always been rather dramatic,’ she says, a touch superfluously.’
  • ‘The only criticism I have of this disc is that at times the music is too busy, with superfluously complicated melodies that don't really seem to go anywhere.’
  • ‘After all, most of us have a snarky opinion or two about pop culture and most of us like to swear superfluously - what could be better than getting paid for it?’