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Negative versions of extreme adjectives

If something positive is "too much", it becomes negative. For example, too much "security" could be perceived as being "trapped". Is there a word for this relation? (i.e synonym/antonym) Is there ...
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Suitable adjective for implying romantic connections?

I'm looking for an adjective which I could use in the following situation for example: "Don't try to understand the joke Joanne said to George; it's a in-joke between romantic partners." becomes: ...
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Is there a reference book that lists words by usage or theme?

Similar to how a Thesaurus lists synonyms, is there a book that groups words (or phrases) together by conceptual usage? For example, this question is looking for words that describe a person's ...