[ih-buhl-yuh nt, ih-boo l-] /ɪˈbʌl yənt, ɪˈbʊl-/
overflowing with fervor, enthusiasm, or excitement; high-spirited:
The award winner was in an ebullient mood at the dinner in her honor.
bubbling up like a boiling liquid.
overflowing with enthusiasm or excitement; exuberant
1590s, “boiling,” from Latin ebullientem (nominative ebulliens), present participle of ebullire “to boil over,” literally and figuratively, from ex- “out” (see ex-) + bullire “to bubble” (see boil (v.)). Figurative sense of “enthusiastic” is first recorded 1660s.
/ɪˌbʌlɪˈɒmɪtə; ɪˌbʊl-/ noun 1. (physics) a device used to determine the boiling point of a solution
/ɪˌbʌlɪˈɒskəpɪ; ɪˌbʊl-/ noun 1. (chem) a technique for finding molecular weights of substances by measuring the extent to which they change the boiling point of a solvent
[eb-uh-lish-uh n] /ˌɛb əˈlɪʃ ən/ noun 1. a seething or overflowing, as of passion or feeling; outburst. 2. the state of being ebullient. 3. the act or process of boiling up. 4. a rushing forth of water, lava, etc., in a state of agitation. /ˌɛbəˈlɪʃən/ noun 1. the process of boiling 2. a sudden outburst, […]
[ee-ber-ney-shuh n, eb-er-] /ˌi bərˈneɪ ʃən, ˌɛb ər-/ noun, Pathology. 1. an abnormal condition in which bone becomes hard and dense like ivory. /ˌiːbəˈneɪʃən; ˌɛb-/ noun 1. a degenerative condition of bone or cartilage characterized by unusual hardness and a polished appearance eburnation e·bur·na·tion (ē’bər-nā’shən, ěb’ər-) n. Degeneration of bone into a hard, ivorylike mass, […]