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ebullience

[ih-buhl-yuh ns, ih-boo l-] /ɪˈbʌl yəns, ɪˈbʊl-/
noun
1.
high spirits; exhilaration; exuberance.
2.
a boiling over; overflow.
Origin of ebullience
1740-1750
1740-50; ebulli(ent) + -ence
Related forms
nonebullience, noun
nonebulliency, noun
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Word Origin and History for ebullience
n.

1749, from Latin ebullientem, present participle of ebullire (see ebullient + -ence). Related: Ebulliency (1670s).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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