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ebullience

Syllabification: e·bul·lience
Pronunciation: /iˈbo͝olyəns, iˈbəlyəns
 
 
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Definition of ebullience in English:

noun

The quality of being cheerful and full of energy; exuberance: the ebullience of happy children
More example sentences
  • And the sight never failed to fill you with excitement that soon you would be caught up by the city's noise, energy, brashness, ebullience, smartness and wit.
  • But it's little wonder that the project - the biggest construction in England apart from the new terminal building at Heathrow - is coursing with so much energy, ebullience and excitement.
  • The same can go for adult band members whose ebullience of spirit, exhaustion, or carelessness result in loosened ties, crooked hats, lost instruments, or other egregious failures of decorum.
Synonyms
exuberance, buoyancy, cheerfulness, cheeriness, merriment, jollity, sunniness, jauntiness, lightheartedness, high spirits, elation, euphoria, jubilation;
animation, sparkle, vivacity, enthusiasm, perkiness

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