Definitions for exuberantɪgˈzu bər ənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ex•u•ber•antɪgˈzu bər ənt(adj.)

  1. uninhibitedly enthusiastic or vigorous.

  2. extremely good:

    exuberant health.

  3. profuse in growth or production:

    exuberant vegetation.

Origin of exuberant:

1425–75; < L exūberant-, s. of exūberāns, prp. of exūberāre to surge, be abundant =ex-ex -1+ūberāre to be fruitful (der. of ūber fertile)

ex•u′ber•ant•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

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

    joyously unrestrained

  2. excessive, extravagant, exuberant, overweening(adj)

    unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings

    "extravagant praise"; "exuberant compliments"; "overweening ambition"; "overweening greed"

  3. exuberant, lush, luxuriant, profuse, riotous(adj)

    produced or growing in extreme abundance

    "their riotous blooming"

Wiktionary

  1. exuberant(Adjective)

    Very high-spirited; extremely energetic and enthusiastic.

  2. exuberant(Adjective)

    Abundant, luxuriant, profuse, superabundant.

  3. Origin: From exuberans, the present active participle of exubero. Put together from e, and uber, and originally would have referred to a cow or she-goat which was making so much milk that it naturally dripped or sprayed from the udder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exuberant(adj)

    characterized by abundance or superabundance; plenteous; rich; overflowing; copious or excessive in production; as, exuberant goodness; an exuberant intellect; exuberant foliage


Translations for exuberant

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

exuberant(adjective)

happy and excited or in high spirits

an exuberant mood.

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