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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 exuberans, from uberare to be fruitful, from uber fertile)  
   exuberance             n  
  exuberantly      adv  
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1    animation, brio, buoyancy, cheerfulness, eagerness, ebullience, effervescence, energy, enthusiasm, excitement, exhilaration, high spirits, life, liveliness, pep, spirit, sprightliness, vigour, vitality, vivacity, zest  
2    effusiveness, exaggeration, excessiveness, fulsomeness, lavishness, prodigality, superfluity  
3    abundance, copiousness, lavishness, lushness, luxuriance, plenitude, profusion, rankness, richness, superabundance, teemingness  

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