What is Extra?

Extra definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
beyond or more than what is usual, expected, or necessary; additional: an extra copy of a newspaper; an extra charge.
larger or better than what is usual: an extra binding.

something extra or additional: the little amenities and extras that make life pleasant.
an additional expense.

a special edition of a newspaper, other than a regular edition.
something of superior quality.
Movies, Television. a person hired by the day to play a minor part, as a member of a mob or crowd.
an additional worker.
Usually extras. Cricket. a score or run not made from the bat, as a bye or a wide.

in excess of the usual or specified amount: an extra high price.
beyond the ordinary degree; unusually; uncommonly: done extra well; extra large.


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