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de trop(də trō′)
Too much or too many; excessive or superfluous: elaborate preparations that seemed de trop.
[French : de, of, in + trop, excess.]
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de trop(də tro)
(postpositive) not wanted; in the way; superfluous
[literally: of too much]
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de trop(də ˈtroʊ)
too much; too many.
[1750–55; < French]
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A French phrase literally meaning of too much, used to describe anything that is superfluous or unwanted.
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adjective in the way, surplus, unnecessary, unwanted, redundant, unwelcome, superfluous I felt decidedly de trop as they talked shop in front of me.
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de trop[də tro] adj (frm) → di troppo
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