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adhi-matta

, mfn. [sa. adhi-mātra], (a) above
measure, excessive, extreme, very great;
Vin I 82,38
(~aṁ dukkhaṁ, opp. anappakaṁ); MN I 244,32 (~o
ḍāho) ≠ II 193,20; I 243,22 (~ā vātā) ≠ II 193,2
adhi-matta≠ II 193,8; Ja VI 115,29* (~ā vedanā); AN II 18,25
(saddhindriyaṁ ~aṁ); ~o chando, AN II 93,15; III
307,10; IV 320,25; V 93,23 foll.; n.~aṁ (opp. parittaṁ,
mattaso), AN IV 241,27; SN IV 160,5 foll. (~ā rūpā;
opp. parittā); Dhp-a II 85,12 (~aṁ sinehaṁ); Mil
146,14 (~ā attânudiṭṭhi); — (b) more (or most) power-
ful, superior;
Ap 77,19 (sabbesaṁ ~aṁ va porisaṁ);
AN II 149,33 (pane') (indriyāni ~āni; opp. mudūni);
Pp 15.22 (paññindriyaṁ ~aṁ; = balavaṁ, Pp-a);
Ps I 260,32 (~ā honti balavatiyo; opp. omattā); Mil
189,6 (~aṁ balavataraṁ); 290,5 (do.); As 336,4
(quoted Sadd 108,6; 113,20);— °aṁ, ind. (a) highly,
extremely,
Spk III 64,6; Mil 274,8 (~ vāyati); —
(b) in the highest degree, Mil 176,24 (dvīsu yeva di-
vasesu ~aṁ); — (c) in still higher degree, Pv-a 86,9
(= adhikataraṁ; cf. Pv 133: taṁ adhimattaṁ; v. r.
adhimattā = ativiya mattā, Pv-a, but perhaps for
tam-adhimattā, sa. *tvad-adhimātrā). — Ifc. v.
visayâ° (As 334,24: ajjhāsayato vā °~ato vā, by
one's own will, or by the excess of a
(new) object;
Ed.
visadâ°). — °-kasima(n), m., extreme meagreness;
MN I 80,10 (~ānaṁ patto; — ativiya kisabhāvaṁ,
Ps); 152,8 foll. (do.). — °-gatima(t), mfn., of extreme
mindfulness;
m.~mā, As 15,38 (adhimatta-satimā+);
pl. ~manto, MN I 82,37. — °-gilāna, mfn., excess-
ively ill;
Ud-a 60,24 (= 'bālha-gilāna'; Ed. °-gelañña);
Sv I 212,14 (do.); Mp ad AN III 295,16 (do.). — °-tta,
n. abstr., preponderance; AN II 150,24 (abl. ~ā). —
°-dukkha, n., extreme pain; Ja I 92,2. — °-dhi-
tima(t), mfn., of extreme fortitude; m. ~mā, As 15,38
(adhimatta-satimā +); pl. ~manto, MN I 83,1. —
°-paritta, mfn. (dvandva), excessive and trifling, only
f. abstr.
~tā, Nidd I 216,1 (= adhimatta-bhāvo ca
paritta-bhāvo ca, Nidd-a). — °-bhāva, m., excess;
Ud-a 404,23 (vedanānaṁ); Nidd-a II 11,6. — °-ve-
danā-patta, mfn., suffering extreme pain; Pv-a
281,22. — °-satima(t), mfn., of extreme intelligence;
m.
~mā, As 15,38 (+ °-gatimā °-dhitimā); pl. ~manto,
MN I 82,37. — °-sineha, m., excessive love; Dhp-a
I 5,9.