- The definition of ebullient is something or someone that is bubbling or someone in very high spirits.
An example of ebullient is a very happy bride.
An ebullient bride.
ebullient definition by Webster's New World
- bubbling; boiling
- overflowing with enthusiasm, high spirits, etc.; exuberant
Origin: Classical Latin ebulliens, present participle of ebullire, to boil up ; from e-, out plush bullire, boil
ebullient definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Zestfully enthusiastic.
- Boiling or seeming to boil; bubbling.
Origin: Latin ēbulliēns, ēbullient-, present participle of ēbullīre, to bubble up : ē-, ex-, up, out; see ex- + bullīre, to bubble, boil.
- e·bulˈlient·ly adverb