a. exceeding reasonable limits; excessive; not regulated; disorderly
She had an inordinate fondness for candy, eating two or three boxes in a single day.
Sentence in Classic:
Hyde in danger of his life was a creature new to me; shaken with inordinate anger, strung to the pitch of murder, lusting to inflict pain.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
He never used to swear, though, at his men, they said; but somehow he got an inordinate quantity of cruel, unmitigated hard work out of them.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context