effervescent

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin effervēscō ‎(boil up)

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effervescent ‎(comparative more effervescent, superlative most effervescent)

  1. (of a liquid) Giving off bubbles; fizzy.
  2. Vivacious and enthusiastic.
    • 2012 April 22, Sam Sheringham, “Liverpool 0-1 West Brom”[1], BBC Sport:
      The effervescent Suarez then went close again as he worked space for a shot after a mazy run but could not keep his close-range shot below the crossbar.

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AdjectiveEdit

effervescent m ‎(feminine singular effervescente, masculine plural effervescents, feminine plural effervescentes)

  1. effervescent

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