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English noun: effusion

1. effusion (communication) an unrestrained expression of emotion


Synonymsblowup, ebullition, gush, outburst


Broader (hypernym)expression, manifestation, reflection, reflexion


Narrower (hyponym)acting out, cry, explosion, flare

2. effusion (act) flow under pressure


Broader (hypernym)flood, outpouring, overflow









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