Origin of exuberant
Examples from the Web for exuberantly
But a drizzly ten minutes later, an exuberantly overweight man with a bright-red face suddenly roared his taxi around the corner.
One early problem for the exuberantly hatted legislator: The House has forbidden headwear since 1837.
He praised Buchanan, if not exuberantly, still sufficiently.Martin Van Buren|Edward M. Shepard
Then, turning to Betty, he caught her two hands in his and waltzed her exuberantly about the room.The Outdoor Girls at the Hostess House|Laura Lee Hope
And I went exuberantly out—so exuberantly that I left my hat upon his table, and was obliged to hasten back for it.Tell England|Ernest Raymond
Withal, he was exuberantly pleased with life, as a young man of twenty-one should be.Winning the Wilderness|Margaret Hill McCarter
During the time of building and furnishing he was exuberantly happy and wholly in his element.William Morris|Elizabeth Luther Cary
British Dictionary definitions for exuberantly
Word Origin for exuberant
Word Origin and History for exuberantly
mid-15c., from Middle French exubérant and directly from Latin exuberantem (nominative exuberans) "overabundance," present participle of exuberare "be abundant, grow luxuriously," from ex- "thoroughly" + uberare "be fruitful," related to uber "udder," from PIE root *eue-dh-r- (see udder). Related: Exuberantly; exuberate; exuberating.