That which remains when use or need is satisfied, or when a limit is reached; excess; overplus.
- Being more than or in excess of what is needed or required: surplus grain. See Synonyms at superfluous.
- An amount or a quantity in excess of what is needed.
- Accounting Total assets minus the sum of all liabilities.
- Accounting Excess of a corporation's net assets over the face value of its capital stock.
- Accounting Excess of receipts over expenditures.