Definitions for TOOtu

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. in addition; also; furthermore; moreover:

    young, clever, and rich too.

  2. to an excessive or marked degree; beyond what is usual, desirable, fitting, etc.:

    too sick to travel; too suprised for words.

  3. more, as specified, than should be:

    too near the fire.

  4. (used as an emphatic affirmative to contradict a negative statement):

    I am too!

  5. extremely; very (usu. with a negative):

    none too pleased with the results.

Origin of too:

bef. 900; ME to, OE, stressed var. of to (adv.), sp. too since the 16th cent.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. excessively, overly, to a fault, too(adverb)

    to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits

    "too big"

  2. besides, too, also, likewise, as well(adverb)

    in addition

    "he has a Mercedes, too"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. too(adverb)tu


    Can I have a drink too?; I've read that book too.

  2. tootu

    more than is allowed, necessary, acceptable, etc.

    You're being too noisy.; I ate too much.; It's much too easy to break the lock.

  3. tootu

    emphasizes some adjectives and adverbs

    All too often, it's his parents who have to pay his debts.; I'd be only too happy to help.

  4. tootu

    not very

    "How do you feel?" "Not too good."


  1. too(Adverb)


  2. too(Adverb)

    also; in addition.

  3. too(Adverb)

    To an excessive degree; over; more than enough.

  4. too(Adverb)

    To a high degree, very

  5. too(Adverb)

    used to contradict a negative assertion.

  6. Origin: to, from to, adverbial use of preposition to. The sense of "in addition, also" deriving from the original meaning of "apart, separately" (compare prefix to-). More at to.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Too(adverb)

    over; more than enough; -- noting excess; as, a thing is too long, too short, or too wide; too high; too many; too much

  2. Too(adverb)

    likewise; also; in addition


  1. too

    Too is the fourth album from Fantastic Plastic Machine and the follow-up to beautiful. It was recorded in Tokyo's Never Ever Studios. Performances on the album include voice actor Ward E. Sexton, British acid jazz band Incognito and French singer Coralie Clément.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TOO' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #118

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TOO' in Written Corpus Frequency: #189

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'TOO' in Adverbs Frequency: #19

Anagrams of TOO

  1. oot, OTO

  2. Oot

  3. OTO

Translations for TOO

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to a greater extent, or more, than is required, desirable or suitable

He's too fat for his clothes; I'm not feeling too well.

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