Webster 1913 Edition
Characterized by, or exhibiting, excess; overmuch.–
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Beyond the established laws of morality and religion, or beyond the bounds of justice, fitness, propriety, expedience or utility; as excessive indulgence of any kind.
Excessive bail shall not be required.
2.Extravagant; unreasonable. His expenditures of money were excessive.
3.Vehement; violent; as excessive passion.