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profusion

pro·fu·sion

profusion

 
 
pronunciation:
pr fyu zhn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the state of being profuse.
similar words:
bounty, multitude, opulence, plenitude, plenty, prodigality
definition 2: extravagant expense.
synonyms:
extravagance
similar words:
bounty, excess, lavishness, overindulgence, waste
definition 3: an abundant supply or display.
It was spring, and the garden was bursting with a profusion of daffodils.
synonyms:
abundance, cornucopia, multiplicity
similar words:
amplitude, heap, legion, mass, mountain, multitude, oversupply, plenitude, plenty, plethora, quantity, scad, slew, superfluity, surfeit, ton, volume, wealth
Word Parts
The word profusion contains the following part:
fus Latin root that means to pour