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You’re driving too fast.
You’ve put too much sugar in my coffee.
I don’t trust Hilary – she’s a little too smart.
This film is too scary for seven-year-old kids.
I was too excited to sleep.
It’s too cold to sit outside.
I’m getting too old for dangerous sports like hockey.
The table was too heavy for one person to carry.
They rarely have meals together. They’re far too busy.
The sight of so much suffering was too much for him.
“I’m starting to feel hungry.” “Me too.”
Helen’s got a beautiful voice, and she’s a good dancer too.
Taking bribes is immoral. It’s bad policy too!
Of course, our customers complain, but we too have our problems.
“You don’t know how to change a tire.” “I do too.”
Well, now he’s in jail – and a good thing too!
All too often it is the victim who gets blamed.
the all too familiar story of a man ruined by his own ambition
They discovered that unfortunately the rumor was only too true.
I knew only too well how dangerous the operation might be.
I’d be only too happy to help.
This is the American English definition of too. View British English definition of too.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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