adjective, gushier, gushiest.
given to or marked by excessively effusive talk, behavior, etc.

1835–45; gush + -y1

gushily, adverb
gushiness, noun

emotional, enthusiastic, unrestrained, demonstrative, unreserved. Unabridged
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gushy (ˈɡʌʃɪ)
adj , gushier, gushiest
informal displaying excessive admiration or sentimentality

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Example sentences
Write a thank you note afterward, but do not be gushy.
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