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effuse

ef·fuse

effuse

parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, adjective
part of speech: transitive verb
pronunciation: ih fyuz
inflections: effused, effuses, effusing
definition: to pour or spread out; emit; circulate.
The applicant hoped to effuse an air of confidence.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
pronunciation: ih fyuz
definition 1: to spread out; exude.
The roses' scent effused in the breeze.
similar words:
sift
definition 2: to flow out of a small opening, as a gas or other fluid.
 
part of speech: adjective
pronunciation: I fyus
definition: spread out loosely and freely.