[ih-fyoo-siv] /ɪˈfyu sɪv/
unduly demonstrative; lacking reserve:
effusive greetings; an effusive person.
pouring out; overflowing.
Geology. (def 3).
extravagantly demonstrative of emotion; gushing
(of rock) formed by the solidification of magma
1660s, from Latin effus-, stem of effundere (see effusion) + -ive. Related: Effusively.
/ˌəʊvərˈɛɡ/ verb (transitive) 1. to exaggerate (a feature of something) to the point of unreasonableness (esp in the phrase overegg the pudding)
[adjective oh-ver-i-lab-er-it; verb oh-ver-i-lab-uh-reyt] /adjective ˈoʊ vər ɪˈlæb ər ɪt; verb ˌoʊ vər ɪˈlæb əˌreɪt/ adjective 1. excessively or fussily , ornate, detailed, etc. verb (used with object), overelaborated, overelaborating. 2. to render or present with excessive or fussy detail: He so overelaborates his jokes that they lose their humor. verb (used without object), overelaborated, […]
[ih-moh-shuh-nl] /ɪˈmoʊ ʃə nl/ adjective 1. pertaining to or involving or the . 2. subject to or easily affected by : We are an emotional family, given to demonstrations of affection. 3. appealing to the : an emotional request for contributions. 4. showing or revealing very strong : an emotional scene in a play. 5. […]
[oh-ver-em-fuh-sis] /ˌoʊ vərˈɛm fə sɪs/ noun 1. excessive or undue .