Definitions for ebullientɪˈbʌl yənt, ɪˈbʊl-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

e•bul•lientɪˈbʌl yənt, ɪˈbʊl-(adj.)

  1. overflowing with enthusiasm, excitement, or vivacity; high-spirited; exuberant.

  2. bubbling up like a boiling liquid.

Origin of ebullient:

1590–1600; < L ēbullient-, s. of ēbulliēns, prp. of ēbullīre to spout out


Princeton's WordNet

  1. ebullient, exuberant, high-spirited(adj)

    joyously unrestrained


  1. ebullient(Adjective)

    boiling, agitated, enthusiastic, high-spirited

  2. Origin: bullire (English boil). Compare bubbling, bubbly, and perky, which give a similar image.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ebullient(adj)

    boiling up or over; hence, manifesting exhilaration or excitement, as of feeling; effervescing

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