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  • n  a friendly open trait of a talkative person

  • But others, like Yossi Beilin from the leftist Meretz Party, were dismayed by Obama's effusiveness.
  • He greets his host with Arabian effusiveness, a bear hug and three loud kisses on the cheeks.
  • Cavett lacks Frost's effusiveness and Carson's one-man showmanship; his fans turn him on because he and his guests tend to be the most interesting.

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