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effervescent

[ef-er-ves-uhnt]
adjective
1.
effervescing; bubbling.
2.
vivacious; gay; lively; sparkling.

Origin:
1675–85; < Latin effervēscent- (stem of effervēscēns), present participle of effervēscere to effervesce; see -ent

effervescently, adverb
noneffervescent, adjective
noneffervescently, adverb
uneffervescent, adjective
uneffervescently, adverb
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effervescent (ˌɛfəˈvɛsənt)
 
adj
1.  (of a liquid) giving off bubbles of gas; bubbling
2.  high-spirited; vivacious
 
effer'vescence
 
n
 
effer'vescently
 
adv

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effervescent
1680s, from L. effervescentem, from effervescere (see effervescence).
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