nt) KEY ADJECTIVE:
- Full of unrestrained enthusiasm or joy.
- Lavish; extravagant.
- Extreme in degree, size, or extent.
- Growing, producing, or produced abundantly; plentiful: "Threads of her exuberant hair showed up at the bottom of the sink" (Anne Tyler). See Synonyms at profuse.
Middle English, overabundant
, from Old French, from Latin exberns, exberant-
present participle of exberre
, to exuberate
; see exuberateOTHER FORMS:ex·uber·ant·ly(Adverb)