Definition of inordinate:
unmerciful, enormous, large, undue, exuberant, king-size, immoderate, overextravagant, devilish, plethoric, great, wide, overmuch, insane, study at excessive, excess, stiff, towering, huge, steep, high, overweening, extreme, wasteful, exorbitant, unjustified, excessive, unconscionable, lavish, extravagant, overabundant, immense, extreme, unwarranted, baroque, fancy, big, intolerable, overdue, overmuch, vast, unreasonable.
- "Lord Ormont and his Aminta, v4", George Meredith Edition: 10 Language: English.
Even if he were to write great plays, they would still hold as obstinately by their assumption that the writing of plays did not matter- that what really mattered was to create and then to satisfy an inordinate appetite for tobacco.- "Virginia", Ellen Glasgow.
As for the old man, he had managed, in the wreck of affairs, to retain a large proportion of his wines, and other choice liquors; and these, which no pressure of want in his family could drive him to sell, afforded the means of gratifying his inordinate love of drink.- "The Lights and Shadows of Real Life", T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English.