Abundance of something

gratuitous
(adj)
grǝ-TYOO-it-ǝs
Meaning

1. unwarranted; uncalled for

1st Sample Sentence

1. He's a pretty unpleasant character, and is known for offering gratuitous criticisms and insults.

2nd Meaning

2. excessive

2nd Sample Sentence

2. Politicians expect all kinds of gratuitous favours and privileges wherever they go.

Root

gratia (favour, grace) (Latin)

Synonyms

fulsome, gratuitous

Antonyms

concise, succint, terse

Mnemonics

GRE tution is not necessary. It's about common sense:P remember gratuity which is given freely to employee if they complete 5 yrs. or so in the company.

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