inordinate: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (in-ôr'dn-it), [key]
— adj.
  1. not within proper or reasonable limits; immoderate; excessive: He drank an inordinate amount of wine.
  2. unrestrained in conduct, feelings, etc.: an inordinate admirer of beauty.
  3. disorderly; uncontrolled.
  4. not regulated; irregular: inordinate hours.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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