eruptive eruptive  /ɪ ˈrəp tɪv/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) producing or characterized by eruptions
  2. (adj) produced by the action of fire or intense heat
  3. (adj) actively spewing out lava

Usage(s):

  1. The modern Disney cartoon feature is an adventure of the spirit -- a guided tour through eruptive emotions.
  2. The fretful interruptions, emendations, and eruptive self-concerns of the asylum's inmates form a play within the play within the play.
  3. For Stravinsky does not write antiquarian music : he ruffles the calm of his counterpoint with eruptive rhythm and dissonance.

News

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      Seth Rogen’s rollicking, eruptive laugh is a deceptive thing. It might fool you into thinking the curly-haired Canadian is just a laid-back goof who has stumbled into an enviable Hollywood career, acting in blockbusters alongside jaw-droppingly beautiful leading ladies and his hilarious best buds. But that guffaw belies a very real savvy that has allowed the 31-year-old to navigate his path ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Filter Magazine

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