What does the word effervescent mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Effervescing.

Usage examples for effervescent

  1. It was singing now very merrily, " Lala- lira- la"; no words, only a soft running effervescent melody, something like that of a kettle on the boil. – Journeys Through Bookland V2 by Charles H. Sylvester
  2. This Bassett, I must explain, had been a fellow visitor of ours at Cannes; and as she and Angela had struck up one of those effervescent friendships which girls do strike up, I had seen quite a bit of her. – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  3. He never stood still for a moment, but kept " bobbing around" with the effervescent briskness of a bee, at one time roosting at the top of the ladder, at another peering through the floor light, now to the right, then to the left, always humming scraps from the Opera Bouffe, but never changing the air. – All Around the Moon by Jules Verne