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From the parents in my classroom, I’ve received consistent, effusive expressions of gratitude for the close and caring community I’ve helped to nourish across the screen.Teacher: What Americans keep getting wrong about our unions during the pandemic|Valerie Strauss|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
Whenever anyone expresses interest in distance hiking, I worry that my effusive enthusiasm will actually deter them.Did Thru-Hiking the Appalachian Trail Ruin My Body?|Grayson Haver Currin|January 25, 2021|Outside Online
Dave Bredensteiner of Bedford, who served under the lieutenant colonel in Iraq, praised her effusively as an excellent leader.Joni Ernst's Big Pivot: From Pig Castrator to Iowa Nice|Ben Jacobs|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Wall Street Journal praised him effusively for repudiating Nehru's "xenophobia" and embracing the markets.
“This is a critical information job,” says Metzl, who effusively praises the choice of Ensor.
And Philip Roth, equally unencumbered by irony, mourned Plimpton effusively in his novel Exit Ghost.
They came separately, remained about half an hour, and then Weirmarsh himself let them out, shaking hands with them effusively.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
And though Uncle Marmy was too deeply in earnest to mind the snub, he wished he had answered less effusively.Robin Redbreast|Mary Louisa Molesworth
"I cannot write a stiff formal public letter," he tells St. Vincent effusively.The Life of Nelson, Vol. I (of 2)|A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
He greeted Tarling effusively, and pushed an arm-chair forward and produced a box of cigars.The Daffodil Mystery|Edgar Wallace
Whereupon Mr. Bryany, apparently much elated by the honour of an informal reception, effusively retired.The Regent|E. Arnold Bennett