from The Century Dictionary.

  • Springing or gushing out, as the water of a fountain.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective rare Gushing forth; full to overflowing; effusive.

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  • adjective Abundant; overflowing.


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  • gushing forth, overflowing; effusive

    March 7, 2007

  • possibly the least fortunate word in the english language.

    July 24, 2008

  • Indeed. Right up there with fartlek.

    July 29, 2008

  • Now I'm curious what the most fortunate word is.

    July 29, 2008

  • I'd vote for brouhaha.

    July 29, 2008

  • Plinth, of course.

    July 29, 2008

  • *scats-a-long*

    July 20, 2012