Adjective(1) uttered with unrestrained enthusiasm(2) extravagantly demonstrative
(1) Some of their comments are insightful and interesting, but like many filmmakers they fall into the trap of gushing effusive praise about everyone they worked with.(2) Since the adoption of the exhalative model for the mineralization, the host succession has been interpreted as a dominantly effusive , and explosively eruptive, volcanic pile.(3) The subalkaline character of the magmatic activity, combined with the prevalence of acidic effusive rocks, is characteristic of an orogenic suite developed on continental crust.(4) Gracious as he was in congratulating the actors who were nominated alongside him - as well as some who weren't - he saved his most effusive thanks for his wife, Robin Wright Penn.(5) They receive you with effusive warmth, offer you mint tea poured from a silver teapot from high into little glasses, and serve you the local dishes cooked in the traditional way.(6) The conductor, short, chubby, curly-haired and Puckish, has been effusive in his welcome.(7) His effusive praise has left me blushing.(8) On the surface he is a genial giant, effusive in his thanks when handed a drink.(9) I would have hugged him but he looked a little unsettled at my effusive thanks, so I just said I'd name my first-born son in his honour.(10) Volcanic activity at Mount Etna has been characterized by several effusive eruptions in the last 30 years.(11) The nature of the degassing process within a volcanic edifice is critically important to the nature of eruptions, whether explosive or effusive , from the volcano.(12) I genuinely admire the fact that this woman can be so bubbly and effusive on a Saturday morning, although I suspect that she has to go and hit a punchbag repeatedly at the end of her shift, while cursing each and every customer under her breath.(13) It's interesting to see because he immediately puts on this effusive , charming but slightly distant manner, in case he doesn't know them.(14) Marino is more effusive : ├ö├ç├┐We got out the car after we'd both driven it, and we kind of looked at each other, started laughing and had a hug.├ö├ç├û(15) Her PA made up for that with a dazzling smile and an effusive thanks.(16) The cooling of the effusive rocks takes place in two stages
(1) effusive :: oordrewe
2. gushy ::
1. reserved ::
2. restrained ::
3. undemonstrative ::
Different Formseffusive, effusively, effusiveness
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