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Meaning of EBULLIENT

Pronunciation:  i'bulyunt

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  joyously unrestrained

EBULLIENT is a 9 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: exuberant, high-spirited, spirited



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\E*bul"lient\, a. [L. ebulliens, -entis, p. pr. of
ebullire to boil up, bubble up; e out, from + bullire to
boil. See 1st {Boil}.]
Boiling up or over; hence, manifesting exhilaration or
excitement, as of feeling; effervescing. ``Ebullient with
subtlety.'' --De Quincey.

      The ebullient enthusiasm of the French.  --Carlyle.

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