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  • reasonable
  • sincere
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How to use fulsome in a sentence

The difference is like getting two recommended doses of coronavirus vaccines instead of one — the additional mask offers more fulsome protection against the virus.
TIME TO DOUBLE OR UPGRADE MASKS AS CORONAVIRUS VARIANTS EMERGE, EXPERTS SAYFENIT NIRAPPILJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The critics were fulsome in their praise and the public was lavish with its plaudits, but I was abjectly miserable.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
I remember the fuss they made about it in the society papers—fulsome, sickenin' sort of hog-wash they wrote.
A BUTTERFLY ON THE WHEELCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
Then at last the eunuch spoke, his imperturbable smile swelling to a fulsome grin.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Do they not bring moral discredit on a great creed, and tend to reduce it to the low level of mere and fulsome cant?
ISLAM HER MORAL AND SPIRITUAL VALUEARTHUR GLYN LEONARD
Many letters were filled with fulsome praise and compliment, usually of one pattern.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
Fulsome praise, truly, from two such men—English and Canadian master-seamen!
THE VIKING BLOODFREDERICK WILLIAM WALLACE
It is said that at a ball a lady insisted on singing his praises with an admiration that was positively fulsome.
SOUTH AMERICAW. H. KOEBEL
The orators no longer ascended the rostrum, but to corrupt them further with the most fulsome adulation.
THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE EDMUND BURKE, VOL. I. (OF 12)EDMUND BURKE
He had pledged himself to Angela, giving her a ring, begging her to wait, writing her fulsome letters of protest and desire.
THE "GENIUS"THEODORE DREISER
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WORDS RELATED TO FULSOME

  • all jaw
  • big mouthed
  • demonstrative
  • ebullient
  • enthusiastic
  • expansive
  • extravagant
  • exuberant
  • free-flowing
  • fulsome
  • gabby
  • gushy
  • lavish
  • outpouring
  • overflowing
  • prolix
  • talkative
  • unconstrained
  • unreserved
  • unrestrained
  • verbose
  • windbag
  • windy
  • wordy
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