The definition of profuse is a generous person or something that gives freely or in large amounts.(adjective)
An example of profuse used as an adjective is the phrase he is profuse in advice, someone who gives advice to all of their friends.
See profuse in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < L profusus, pp. of profundere, to pour out < pro-, forth + fundere, to pour: see pro- & found
See profuse in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English, lavish
Origin: , from Latin profūsus
Origin: , past participle of profundere, to pour forth
Origin: : pro-, forth; see pro-1
Origin: + fundere, to pour; see gheu- in Indo-European roots.
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