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Definitions for ebullient
ɪˈbʌl yənt, ɪˈbʊl-ebul·lient

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ebullient, exuberant, high-spiritedadjective

    joyously unrestrained


  1. ebullientadjective

    boiling, agitated, enthusiastic, high-spirited

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


  1. ebullient

    Ebullient refers to someone or something that is cheerful, full of energy, enthusiastic or extremely bubbly and excited. It can also refer to something that is boiling or agitated as if boiling.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ebullientadjective

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

  2. Etymology: [L. ebulliens, -entis, p. pr. of ebullire to boil up, bubble up; e out, from + bullire to boil. See 1st Boil.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ebullient

    e-bul′yent, adj. boiling up or over: agitated: enthusiastic.—ns. Ebull′ience, Ebull′iency, a boiling over; Ebulli′tion, act of boiling: agitation: an outbreak. [L. ebullient-em, ebullīree, out, and bullīre, to boil.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebullient in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebullient in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of ebullient in a Sentence

  1. Brian Macauley:

    We've been surprised by the strength of the market through this year and over the past couple of years, you look at the tech sector being up as much as it is but everything else has lagged. There is a wide chasm and we're deep into this fairly ebullient market environment.

  2. Sheila Curren:

    Richard was ebullient. He was loving, what do Sheila Curren say in a moment like that ? He was perfect.

  3. Alexa Adams:

    You have to feel ebullient in what you’re wearing, especially in the spring, you want to enjoy yourself.

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