exuberant

  • 1 exubérant — exubérant, ante [ ɛgzyberɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • XVe; lat. exuberans, p. prés. de exuberare « regorger », de uber « fertile » 1 ♦ Qui a de l exubérance. ⇒ abondant, débordant, surabondant. Végétation exubérante. ⇒ luxuriant. ♢ Pathol. Qui prolifère, s… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 exuberant — EXUBERÁNT, Ă, exuberanţi, te, adj. 1. Care îşi manifestă sentimentele prin numeroase demonstraţii exterioare; de o mare vioiciune, foarte vioi; expansiv. 2. (Rar) Abundent, îmbelşugat. – Din fr. exubérant, lat. exuberans, ntis. Trimis de ana… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 3 Exuberant — Ex*u ber*ant, a. [L. exuberans, exuberantis, p. pr. of exuberare to be abundant; ex + uberare to be fruitful, fr. uber fruitful, fertile, uber udder: cf. F. exub[ e]rant. See {Udder}.] Characterized by abundance or superabundance; plenteous;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 exubérant — exubérant, ante (è gzu bé ran, ran t ) adj. Qui a de l exubérance. Style exubérant. •   En faveur de ses grandes beautés, on lui [à Homère] passa ses contes puérils, ses comparaisons exubérantes, ses harangues hors de saison...., MARMONTEL Essai… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 5 exuberant — mid 15c., from M.Fr. exubérant and directly from L. exuberantem (nom. exuberans) overabundance, prp. of exuberare be abundant, grow luxuriously, from ex thoroughly + uberare be fruitful, related to uber udder, from PIE root *eue dh r (see UDDER ( …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 exuberant — [adj1] energetic, enthusiastic animated, ardent, bouncy, brash, buoyant, cheerful, chipper, eager, ebullient, effervescent, elated, excited, exhilarated, feeling one’s oats*, frolicsome, gay, high spirited, lively, passionate, sparkling, spirited …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 exuberant — [eg zo͞o′bərənt, eg zyo͞o′bərənt; ig zo͞o′bərənt, ig zyo͞o′bərənt] adj. [ME < L exuberans: see EXUBERANCE] 1. growing profusely; luxuriant or prolific [exuberant vegetation] 2. characterized by good health and high spirits; full of life;… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Exuberant — Exuberant, lat. deutsch, überflüssig; Exuberanz, Ueberfluß; exuberiren, reichlich vorkommen …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 9 exuberant — index copious, loquacious, profuse, rampant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 exuberant — lavish, *profuse, prodigal, luxuriant, lush Analogous words: prolific, *fiertile, fruitful, fecund: *vigorous, lusty, energetic, nervous: rampant, *rank: copious (see PLENTIFUL) Antonyms: austere: sterile …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 exuberant — et abondant, Exuberans …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 12 exuberant — ► ADJECTIVE 1) lively and cheerful. 2) growing profusely. DERIVATIVES exuberance noun exuberantly adverb. ORIGIN from Latin exuberare be abundantly fruitful …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 exuberant — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin exuberant , exuberans, present participle of exuberare to be abundant, from ex + uber fruitful, from uber udder more at udder Date: 15th century 1. extreme or excessive in degree …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 exuberant — exuberantly, adv. /ig zooh beuhr euhnt/, adj. 1. effusively and almost uninhibitedly enthusiastic; lavishly abundant: an exuberant welcome for the hero. 2. abounding in vitality; extremely joyful and vigorous. 3. extremely good; overflowing;… …

    Universalium

  • 15 exuberant — [[t]ɪgzju͟ːbərənt, AM zu͟ːb [/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If you are exuberant, you are full of energy, excitement, and cheerfulness. So the exuberant young girl with dark hair and blue eyes decided to become a screen actress. Syn: effervescent, lively… …

    English dictionary

  • 16 exuberant — ex|u|be|rant [ıgˈzju:bərənt US ıgˈzu: ] adj [Date: 1400 1500; : French; Origin: Latin, present participle of exuberare to exist in large quantities , from uber producing a lot , from uber udder ] 1.) happy and full of energy and excitement ▪ an… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 exuberant — adjective 1) exuberant guests dancing on the terrace Syn: ebullient, buoyant, cheerful, jaunty, lighthearted, high spirited, exhilarated, excited, elated, exultant, euphoric, joyful, cheery, merry, jubilant, vivacious, enthu …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 18 exuberant — ex•u•ber•ant [[t]ɪgˈzu bər ənt[/t]] adj. 1) uninhibitedly enthusiastic or vigorous 2) extremely good: exuberant health[/ex] 3) profuse in growth or production: exuberant vegetation[/ex] • Etymology: 1425–75; < L exūberant , s. of exūberāns,… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 exuberant — /əgˈzjubərənt / (say uhg zyoohbuhruhnt), /ɛg / (say eg ) adjective 1. lavish; effusive: an exuberant welcome. 2. full of vigour and high spirits: the soldiers were exuberant after their victory. 3. profuse in growth or production; luxuriant;… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 exuberant — adjective a) Very high spirited; extremely energetic or enthusiastic. He was a man of exuberant fancy, and, withal of an authority so irresistible that, at his will, he turned his varied fancies into facts. b) Abundant, luxuriant, profuse,… …

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