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Synonyms for redundant
rɪˈdʌn dəntre·dun·dant

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Wiktionary2.0 / 1 vote

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. redundant

    superfluous, excessive, unnecessary, overflowing, luxuriant

    requisite, defective, necessary

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. excess, extra, redundant, spare, supererogatory, superfluous, supernumerary, surplusadjective

    more than is needed, desired, or required

    "trying to lose excess weight"; "found some extra change lying on the dresser"; "yet another book on heraldry might be thought redundant"; "skills made redundant by technological advance"; "sleeping in the spare room"; "supernumerary ornamentation"; "it was supererogatory of her to gloat"; "delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words"; "extra ribs as well as other supernumerary internal parts"; "surplus cheese distributed to the needy"

    superfluous, senseless, surplus, unembellished, supererogatory, scanty, spare, otiose, wasted, pleonastic, unornamented, extra, free, plain, supernumerary, excess, purposeless, additional, tautological, special, tautologic, trim, bare(a), bare, pointless

    necessary, concise

  2. pleonastic, redundant, tautologic, tautologicaladjective

    repetition of same sense in different words

    "`a true fact' and `a free gift' are pleonastic expressions"; "the phrase `a beginner who has just started' is tautological"; "at the risk of being redundant I return to my original proposition"- J.B.Conant

    excess, tautologic, superfluous, supernumerary, pleonastic, supererogatory, tautological, surplus, spare, extra

    concise, necessary

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. pointless

    useless; without meaning, unnecessary; doesn't need to be added

    you've said that already; saying it again is pointless.

    Submitted by rinat on September 3, 2019  
  2. partly same message twice

    same (part of) message / bit-sequence appearing ≥ twice in one 'message'

    too many pages in this book. the editor should have erased some of the many redundant messages.

    Submitted by anonymous on October 26, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. redundantadjective

    excessive, superabundant, exuberant, superfluous, in excess, expletive

  2. redundantadjective


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. redundantadjective

    superabundant, superfluous, excessive, plethoric

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  1. Will Durst:

    Criminal lawyer. Or is that redundant?

  2. Chuck Michel:

    For years San Francisco politicians have inappropriately blamed licensed and inspected gun retailers for violence actually caused by gangs, drugs, and sanctuary city laws, the City has imposed a crushing burden of redundant and pointless regulatory red-tape on firearm retailers, all in an effort to put them out of business. Now they have gotten their wish.

  3. Will Durst:

    In San Francisco, Haloween is redundant.

  4. Christelyn Karazin:

    It's redundant. The reason why we don't need Where White People Meet is the same reason we need (other race-based) dating websites.

  5. Amit Yoran:

    I do think it is redundant.

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  • redundantCatalan, Valencian
  • nadbytečnýCzech
  • overflødigDanish
  • redundant, überflüssigGerman
  • πλεονάζων, περίσσιος, παραπανίσιοςGreek
  • superfluo, redundanteSpanish
  • redondantFrench
  • निरर्थकHindi
  • terjengő, feleslegesHungarian
  • ավելորդArmenian
  • ridondante, iperverboso, copioso, sovrabbondante, pleonasticoItalian
  • 冗長Japanese
  • ზედმეტი, ნამეტი, ჭარბი, გადამეტებული, სიტყვამრავალი, გაჭიანურებული, სიტყვაგრძელიGeorgian
  • achterhaald, overtollig, overbodigDutch
  • overflødig, redundantNorwegian
  • nadmiarowy, nadmiernyPolish
  • redundantePortuguese
  • излишнийRussian
  • zalihosan, redundantanSerbo-Croatian
  • överflödigSwedish
  • ihtiyaçtan fazla, gereğinden fazla, lüzumundan fazla, yedek, fazlaTurkish
  • 多餘的Chinese

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