from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Too much or too many; excessive or superfluous.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Literally, too much; hence, in the way; not wanted: applied to a person whose presence is inconvenient: as, he saw he was de trop, and therefore retired.
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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[French : de, of, in + trop, excess.]
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From French de ("of") + trop ("too much")
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