Exuberant

  • 161 hopped-up — adjective 1. (of an automobile) having the engine modified to give extra power a hopped up jalopy • Similar to: ↑powered • Topics: ↑car, ↑auto, ↑automobile, ↑machine, ↑motorcar …

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  • 162 riotously — adverb 1. in a tumultuous and riotous manner the crowd was demonstrating tumultuously • Syn: ↑tumultuously • Derived from adjective: ↑riotous, ↑tumultuous (for: ↑tumultuously) …

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  • 163 rollick — v. & n. v.intr. (esp. as rollicking adj.) be jovial or exuberant, indulge in high spirits, revel. n. 1 exuberant gaiety. 2 a spree or escapade. Etymology: 19th c., prob. dial.: perh. f. ROMP + FROLIC …

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  • 164 whoopee — int. & n. colloq. int. expressing exuberant joy. n. exuberant enjoyment or revelry. Phrases and idioms: make whoopee colloq. rejoice noisily or hilariously. whoopee cushion a rubber cushion that when sat on makes a sound like the breaking of wind …

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  • 165 burst with joy — or[pride] {v. phr.} To be so full of the feeling of joy or pride that one cannot refrain from showing one s exuberant feelings. * /Armstrong and Aldrin burst with pride when they stepped out on the moon in July, 1969./ …

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  • 166 Abundant — A*bun dant, a. [OE. (h)abundant, aboundant, F. abondant, fr. L. abudans, p. pr. of abundare. See {Abound}.] Fully sufficient; plentiful; in copious supply; followed by in, rarely by with. Abundant in goodness and truth. Exod. xxxiv. 6. [1913… …

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  • 167 Abundant number — Abundant A*bun dant, a. [OE. (h)abundant, aboundant, F. abondant, fr. L. abudans, p. pr. of abundare. See {Abound}.] Fully sufficient; plentiful; in copious supply; followed by in, rarely by with. Abundant in goodness and truth. Exod. xxxiv. 6.… …

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  • 168 bag — Udder Ud der, n. [OE. uddir, AS. [=u]der; akin to D. uijer, G. euter, OHG. [=u]tar, [=u]tiro, Icel. j[=u]gr, Sw. jufver, jur, Dan. yver, L. uber, Gr. o y^qar, Skr. [=u]dhar. [root]216. Cf. {Exuberant}.] 1. (Anat.) The glandular organ in which… …

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  • 169 bouncy — ouncy adj. 1. readily regaining its original shape or position after stretching, compression, or other deformation; as, clean bouncy hair. Syn: live, lively, resilient, springy, whippy. [WordNet 1.5] 2. showing a joyous enthusiasm. Opposite of… …

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  • 170 Copious — Co pi*ous, a. [L. copiosus, fr. copia abundance: cf. F. copieux. See {Copy}, {Opulent}.] Large in quantity or amount; plentiful; abundant; fruitful. [1913 Webster] Kindly pours its copious treasures forth. Thomson. [1913 Webster] Hail, Son of God …

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  • 171 Exuberance — Ex*u ber*ance, n. [L. exuberantia: cf. F. exub[ e]rance.] The state of being exuberant; an overflowing quantity; a copious or excessive production or supply; superabundance; richness; as, an exuberance of joy, of fancy, or of foliage. Syn:… …

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  • 172 Exuberate — Ex*u ber*ate, v. i. [L. exuberatus, p. p. of exuberare. See {Exuberant}, n.] To abound; to be in great abundance. [Obs.] Boyle. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 173 Lavish — Lav ish (l[a^]v [i^]sh), a. [Akin to E. lave to lade out; cf. AS. gelafian to refresh, G. laben.] 1. Expending or bestowing profusely; profuse; prodigal; as, lavish of money; lavish of praise. [1913 Webster] 2. Superabundant; excessive; as,… …

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  • 174 Luxuriant — Lux*u ri*ant, a. [L. luxurians, p. pr. of luxuriare: cf. F. luxuriant. See {Luxuriate}.] 1. Exuberant in growth; rank; excessive; profuse; very abundant; as, a luxuriant growth of grass; luxuriant foliage. [1913 Webster] Prune the luxuriant, the… …

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  • 175 Luxuriant flower — Luxuriant Lux*u ri*ant, a. [L. luxurians, p. pr. of luxuriare: cf. F. luxuriant. See {Luxuriate}.] 1. Exuberant in growth; rank; excessive; profuse; very abundant; as, a luxuriant growth of grass; luxuriant foliage. [1913 Webster] Prune the… …

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  • 176 Profuse — Pro*fuse , a. [L. profusus, p. p. of profundere to pour forth or out; pro forward, forth + fundere to pour: cf. F. profus. See {Fuse} to melt.] 1. Pouring forth with fullness or exuberance; bountiful; exceedingly liberal; giving without stint; as …

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  • 177 Profusion — Pro*fu sion, n. [L. profusio: cf. F. profusion.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of one who is profuse; a lavishing or pouring out without sting. [1913 Webster] Thy vast profusion to the factious nobles? Rowe. [1913 Webster] 2. Abundance; exuberant… …

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  • 178 Rampant — Ramp ant (r[a^]mp ant), a. [F., p. pr. of ramper to creep. See {Ramp}, v.] 1. Ramping; leaping; springing; rearing upon the hind legs; hence, raging; furious. [1913 Webster] The fierce lion in his kind Which goeth rampant after his prey. Gower.… …

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  • 179 Rampant arch — Rampant Ramp ant (r[a^]mp ant), a. [F., p. pr. of ramper to creep. See {Ramp}, v.] 1. Ramping; leaping; springing; rearing upon the hind legs; hence, raging; furious. [1913 Webster] The fierce lion in his kind Which goeth rampant after his prey.… …

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  • 180 Rampant gardant — Rampant Ramp ant (r[a^]mp ant), a. [F., p. pr. of ramper to creep. See {Ramp}, v.] 1. Ramping; leaping; springing; rearing upon the hind legs; hence, raging; furious. [1913 Webster] The fierce lion in his kind Which goeth rampant after his prey.… …

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