Definitions for effervescentˌɛf ərˈvɛs ənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ef•fer•ves•centˌɛf ərˈvɛs ənt(adj.)

  1. bubbling.

  2. vivacious.

Origin of effervescent:

1675–85; < L


Princeton's WordNet

  1. sparkling, effervescent(adj)

    used of wines and waters; charged naturally or artificially with carbon dioxide

    "sparkling wines"; "sparkling water"

  2. effervescent(adj)

    (of a liquid) giving off bubbles

  3. bubbling, effervescent, frothy, scintillating, sparkly(adj)

    marked by high spirits or excitement

    "his fertile effervescent mind"; "scintillating personality"; "a row of sparkly cheerleaders"


  1. effervescent(Adjective)

    Giving off bubbles; fizzy.

  2. effervescent(Adjective)

    Vivacious and enthusiastic.

  3. Origin: From effervesco

Webster Dictionary

  1. Effervescent(adj)

    gently boiling or bubbling, by means of the disengagement of gas

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