Definition of effusively in English:



See effusive

  • ‘He speaks effusively about his children, his garden, his life-saving triple heart bypass operation in 1992, which ‘changed’ him.’
  • ‘By now we're also well versed in the sociability of the canal, greeting fellow boaters effusively and chatting with passers-by at locks, where we are often the main attraction.’
  • ‘Both were seen effusively greeting each other.’
  • ‘I thanked her effusively and told her that it was a more thoughtful, suitable gift for me than anything I'd probably get from my own family.’
  • ‘It is rare that I babble this effusively and uncritically about a movie.’