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pro·fuse

 (prə-fyo͞os′, prō-)
adj.
1. Plentiful; copious.
2. Giving or given freely and abundantly; extravagant: were profuse in their compliments.

[Middle English, lavish, from Latin profūsus, past participle of profundere, to pour forth : pro-, forth; see pro-1 + fundere, to pour; see gheu- in Indo-European roots.]

pro·fuse′ly adv.
pro·fuse′ness n.
Synonyms: profuse, exuberant, lavish, lush1, luxuriant, prodigal
These adjectives mean marked by unrestrained abundance: profuse apologies; an exuberant growth of moss; lavish praise; lush vegetation; luxuriant hair; prodigal bounty.
Antonym: spare
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.profusely - in an abundant mannerprofusely - in an abundant manner; "they were abundantly supplied with food"; "he thanked her profusely"
Translations
بِوَفْرَه، بِغَزارَه
hojně
overstrømmende
óhóflega

profusely

[prəˈfjuːslɪ] ADV [grow] → con profusión, en abundancia
he apologized profuselyse deshizo en disculpas
she thanked me profuselyme dio las gracias efusivamente
to sweat/bleed profuselysudar/sangrar profusamente or copiosamente

profusely

[prəˈfjuːsli] adv
[sweat, bleed] → abondamment; [flower] → abondamment; [thank, apologize] → avec effusion
[illustrated] → abondamment

profusely

adv growüppig; bleedstark; thank, praiseüberschwänglich; sweatheftig, stark; he apologized profuselyer entschuldigte sich vielmals, er bat vielmals um Entschuldigung; profusely illustratedreich illustriert

profusely

[prəˈfjuːslɪ] adv (sweat, bleed) → abbondantemente; (praise) → con grande effusione; (grow) → rigogliosamente
he apologized profusely → si è profuso in scuse

profuse

(prəˈfjuːs) adjective
(too) plentiful; excessive. profuse thanks.
proˈfusely adverb
proˈfusion (-ʒən) noun
(sometimes with a) (too) great abundance. a profusion of flowers.
References in classic literature ?
It was profusely strewed with the plunder of that unlucky fortress.
Legree was serving brandy, profusely, round among them, as also among the negroes, who had been detailed from the various plantations for this service; for it was an object to make every service of this kind, among the negroes, as much of a holiday as possible.
We left for Turin at ten the next morning by a railway which was profusely decorated with tunnels.
And now vegetation matured with vigour; Lowood shook loose its tresses; it became all green, all flowery; its great elm, ash, and oak skeletons were restored to majestic life; woodland plants sprang up profusely in its recesses; unnumbered varieties of moss filled its hollows, and it made a strange ground-sunshine out of the wealth of its wild primrose plants: I have seen their pale gold gleam in overshadowed spots like scatterings of the sweetest lustre.
The frock was of light silk, and clung to her with wet, and her feet were protected merely by thin slippers; add to this a deep cut under one ear, which only the cold prevented from bleeding profusely, a white face scratched and bruised, and a frame hardly able to support itself through fatigue; and you may fancy my first fright was not much allayed when I had had leisure to examine her.
The ex-waitress at Darch's Dining-rooms was absorbed in the contemplation of a large dish, containing a leathery-looking substance of a mottled yellow color, profusely sprinkled with little black spots.
Its supports were of silver gilt, beautifully chased, and profusely set with enamelled and jewelled medallions.
The mouse apologized profusely, and said that she knew Peter Rabbit.
As he drank the delicious wines which Jacquelin served to him profusely, he seemed to feel he was with friends, and to meet them with pleasure; for the true connoisseur does not applaud, he enjoys.
His face was a strong, a very strong, aquiline, with high bridge of the thin nose and peculiarly arched nostrils, with lofty domed forehead, and hair growing scantily round the temples but profusely elsewhere.
A large wound, extending from the temple to the mouth, was bleeding profusely.
Over the general's chair, which was a relic from the home of Washington, there was an arch of verdant boughs, with the laurel profusely intermixed, and surmounted by his country's banner, beneath which he had won his victories.