exuberant

[ig-zoo-ber-uhnt]
adjective
1.
effusively and almost uninhibitedly enthusiastic; lavishly abundant: an exuberant welcome for the hero.
2.
abounding in vitality; extremely joyful and vigorous.
3.
extremely good; overflowing; plentiful: exuberant health.
4.
profuse in growth or production; luxuriant; superabundant: exuberant vegetation.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English < Latin exūberant- (stem of exūberāns), present participle of exūberāre, equivalent to ex- ex-1 + ūberāre to be fruitful (derivative of ūber fertile); see -ant

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exuberant (ɪɡˈzjuːbərənt)
 
adj
1.  abounding in vigour and high spirits; full of vitality
2.  lavish or effusive; excessively elaborate: exuberant compliments
3.  growing luxuriantly or in profusion
 
[C15: from Latin exūberāns, from ūberāre to be fruitful, from ūber fertile]
 
ex'uberance
 
n
 
ex'uberantly
 
adv

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exuberant
mid-15c., from L. exuberantem "overabundance," prp. of exuberare "be abundant, grow luxuriously," from ex- "thoroughly" + uberare "be fruitful," related to uber "udder," from PIE base *udhr- (see udder). Related: Exuberantly; exuberate; exuberating.
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exuberant ex·u·ber·ant (ĭg-zōō'bər-ənt)
adj.
Proliferating or growing excessively.

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Example sentences
Runners stretch exuberantly-- and make the home gardener crazy.
Trees blossom exuberantly beyond the margins, dominating the page.
Funerals are big social events at which grief is expressed openly and
  exuberantly.
Nonetheless, the movie lacks an element of the symbolic or the exuberantly
  garish.
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