Antonyms for effusiveness
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR EFFUSIVENESS
She said pleasant little things about him without any effusiveness.
Jennie received her aunt with cordiality, but not effusiveness.
The Dictator was not an effusive man, and effusiveness did not flourish in his presence.
It has been said that the General liked the lack of effusiveness of Stephen's reply.
Not less funny was the effusiveness of their affectionate leave-takings.
This greeting, however, was too freezing for his effusiveness.
It was doled out in a liqueur-glass, and we toasted one another with effusiveness.
He greeted us all with like effusiveness and sat down facing Hester.
The little lady's manner was combined of effusiveness and nervousness.
She wondered at the rapidity with which his shyness was passing into effusiveness.