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effusion (noun) expressing or showing too much of feeling.

An effusion of gratitude is a too strong expression of a too deeply felt gratitude. An effusion of thanks is too much of the expression of thanks for a small favor done. An effusion of sympathy is being too sympathetic, and expressing it too deeply.

  • It is always extremes with Robins - effusion of affection or vehemence of hatred. The one is as embarrassing as the other is unbearable.
  • The effusion of sentiment in the movie is heavy and is sometimes almost sickening, though on the contrary, there are some scenes in which there is a restraint of feeling.
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