uttered with unrestrained enthusiasm;
"a novel told in burbly panting tones"
"insincere and effusive demonstrations of sentimental friendship"
"a large gushing female"
"write unrestrained and gushy poetry"
- He had not been effusive when he was brought in to see Thomas.
- Her effusive welcome was not sincere.
- Her effusive thanks embarrassed everybody.
Peel..was not effusive; he did not pour out his emotions.出自： J. McCarthy