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effusive
used in Brave New World

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enthusiastic in expressing happiness or approval
  • The D.H.C. had at that moment sat down on one of the steel and rubber benches conveniently scattered through the gardens; but at the sight of the stranger, he sprang to his feet and darted forward, his hand outstretched, smiling with all his teeth, effusive.
    p. 33.8

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