surplus


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Synonyms for surplus

being more than is needed, desired, or appropriate

an amount or quantity beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate

Synonyms for surplus

a quantity much larger than is needed

more than is needed, desired, or required

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When Brazil, under the capitalist system, has developed her resources, she will herself have an unconsumed surplus. Can she get rid of this surplus to the United States?
What will happen when every country in the world, down to the smallest and last, with a surplus in its hands, stands confronting every other country with surpluses in their hands?"
What, then, when every country in the world has an unconsumed surplus? Where will your capitalist system be then?"
We found that when labor had consumed to the full extent of its wages, and when capital had consumed all it wanted, there was still left an unconsumed surplus. We agreed that this surplus could only be disposed of abroad.
It was the first time I had ever heard Karl Marx's* doctrine of surplus value elaborated, and Ernest had done it so simply that I, too, sat puzzled and dumbfounded.
The fresh start rules were intended to provide for a deemed disposition of property of the business and a deemed reacquisition of that property, with the income, gains, and losses being included in surplus for the final year of active business status, and the income from the FAPI business being computed in subsequent years by reference to the new tax basis of the assets of the business.
Surplus Record, Inc., said to be the world's largest monthly directory of used and surplus machinery and equipment and operator of the highly visible www.SurplusRecord.com, and eBay Inc., the popular, consumer-oriented Internet platform for the sale of goods at www.ebay.com, announce a marketing agreement.
A new free online information service for food manufacturers to advertise their surplus stock has been launched in the UK.
The principal source of small arms and light weapons (SA/LW) in many regions of conflict is not new production but recirculated surplus stocks.
A lawmaker at the House of Representatives is pushing for a zero hunger, food rescue program by mobilizing restaurants and other food establishments to donate surplus food to chosen charities and non-profit organizations.
KARACHI -- Pak-Qatar Family Takaful Limited has announced the distribution of 28 percent surplus among its Individual Family Takaful Participants (Direct Sales Force-DSF) for the year 2018.
Pak-Qatar Family Takaful Limited (PQFTL) has announced the distribution of 28 percent surplus among its Individual Family Takaful Participants (Direct Sales Force-DSF) for the year 2018.
LP Risk Acquires Wholesale Insurance Broker, Houston Surplus Lines
THE EUROZONE achieved a betterthan-expected trade in goods surplus in March, official statistics revealed yesterday, in the latest sign of economic recovery on the continent.
Cyprus recorded a current account surplus of e1/40.1 bn in Q3 2018 and trade in services surplus of e1/41.4bn in the same quarter, according to Eurostat.