[ig-zoo-ber-uh nt] /ɪgˈzu bər ənt/
effusively and almost uninhibitedly enthusiastic; lavishly abundant:
an exuberant welcome for the hero.
abounding in vitality; extremely joyful and vigorous.
extremely good; overflowing; plentiful:
profuse in growth or production; luxuriant; superabundant:
abounding in vigour and high spirits; full of vitality
lavish or effusive; excessively elaborate: exuberant compliments
growing luxuriantly or in profusion
mid-15c., from Middle French exubérant and directly from Latin exuberantem (nominative exuberans) “overabundance,” present participle of exuberare “be abundant, grow luxuriously,” from ex- “thoroughly” + uberare “be fruitful,” related to uber “udder,” from PIE root *eue-dh-r- (see udder). Related: Exuberantly; exuberate; exuberating.
exuberant ex·u·ber·ant (ĭg-zōō’bər-ənt)
Proliferating or growing excessively.
/ˈəʊvəˌfɔːl/ noun 1. a turbulent stretch of water caused by marine currents over an underwater ridge 2. a mechanism that allows excess water to escape from a dam or lock 3. the point at which a sewer or land drainage discharges into the sea or a river
[oh-ver-fawlz] /ˈoʊ vərˌfɔlz/ noun 1. Oceanography. water made rough by a strong current moving over a shoal, by an opposing current, or by winds blowing against the current. 2. Obsolete. a cataract or waterfall.
[fuh-mil-yer] /fəˈmɪl yər/ adjective 1. commonly or generally known or seen: a familiar sight. 2. well-acquainted; thoroughly conversant: to be familiar with a subject. 3. informal; easygoing; unceremonious; unconstrained: to write in a familiar style. 4. closely intimate or personal: a familiar friend; to be on familiar terms. 5. unduly intimate; too personal; taking liberties; […]
[fuh-mil-ee-ar-i-tee, -mil-yar-] /fəˌmɪl iˈær ɪ ti, -mɪlˈyær-/ noun, plural familiarities. 1. thorough knowledge or mastery of a thing, subject, etc. 2. the state of being ; friendly relationship; close acquaintance; intimacy. 3. an absence of ceremony and formality; informality. 4. freedom of behavior justified only by the closest relationship; undue intimacy. 5. Often, familiarities. an […]