inordinate - Dictionary definition and meaning for word inordinate
you are in ordinate(y-axis) and y axis goes upwards without limit
split it as in+ord+din+ate... remember it as IN DIN(ner) he ORD(ered) and ATE EXCESSIVELY.
inordinate:in (not) +ordinate(ordinary)-so not ordinary which is beyond the normal
inordinate.split it in(not),ordinate(order),when some body is not in order with higer authority or they r free to do whatever they want.so they become UNRESTRINED.