Definition of 'effusive'
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Opposition scouts have been effusive in their praise. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But he was effusive in his praise afterwards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Her voice was always very effusive and she wrote very effusive letters. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Darling could be forgiven for looking less than effusive. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They are equally effusive from the other side of the fence. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There were some nervy moments and the Spanish press were hardly effusive in their praise. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Rarely has such a quiet, unassuming display prompted such effusive praise and raucous celebration. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He was effusive in his praise of Deco. Times, Sunday Times (2008)At 6pm they were informed that he had resigned, at which point they became effusive in their praise. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Express sincere gratitude - an effusive thanks for efforts made on your behalf doubles the chances that you'll be helped by that person again. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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