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Surplus to requirement; unnecessary; in excess of that which is strictly demanded by the situation, circumstances or context. Not needed. Verbose (where the superfluous use of excessive linguistic padding manifests itself).
The second identical definition of the same word was utterly superfluous: the third, even more so.
by The Horn October 11, 2006
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Adj. Something that is expected to have a long lifespan by virtue of having existed for a long time, based on the lindy effect, named for the New York restaurant Lindy's, coined by Albert Goldman and popularized by Nassim Taleb.
cooking with fire is lindy
by mmebs June 13, 2021
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May you have superfluous dreams tonite;
I wish you superfluous weatlh, joy, peace, etc.
by yk3 June 03, 2004
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unnecessary, especially through being more than enough.
"the purchaser should avoid asking for superfluous information"
by Lbcfirepie July 10, 2018
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Extra; Uneccassary
"That comment about your wang issues were completely Superfluous."
by Tricky November 07, 2003
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A word often used by a know-it-all wannabe in an attempt to sound smart.
Person 1: "You know, some people consider me a genius."
Person 2: "Yeah right! I've seen garden hoses with more braincells then you."
Person 1: "How very superfluous of you."
Person 2: "You have absolutely no idea what that means, do you?"
Person 1: "..."
by Shquiggles November 09, 2009
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It’s means there is too much of something in an unnecessary way
Guy: These ribbons are superfluous

Girl: no they aren’t
by Blah blah 3215 November 10, 2019
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