Fulsome - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfʊlsəm|  American pronunciation of the word fulsome
Brit.  |ˈfʊls(ə)m|  British pronunciation of the word fulsome

adjective

- unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech(syn: buttery, oily, oleaginous, smarmy, soapy, unctuous)

gave him a fulsome introduction

Examples

...the player's fulsome praise for the coach showed just how hard he was trying to be named captain of the team...

...grateful survivors who were fulsome in their praise of the rescue team...

The book contains a fulsome dedication to his wife.

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