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adj. gush·i·er, gush·i·est
Marked by excessive displays of sentiment or enthusiasm.

gush′i·ly adv.
gush′i·ness n.


adj, gushier or gushiest
informal displaying excessive admiration or sentimentality
ˈgushily adv
ˈgushiness n


(ˈgʌʃ i)

adj. gush•i•er, gush•i•est.
given to or marked by excessively effusive or sentimental talk, behavior, etc.
gush′i•ly, adv.
gush′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gushy - extravagantly demonstrative; "insincere and effusive demonstrations of sentimental friendship"; "a large gushing female"; "write unrestrained and gushy poetry"
demonstrative - given to or marked by the open expression of emotion; "an affectionate and demonstrative family"


Affectedly or extravagantly emotional:


adj (pej inf)schwärmerisch
References in classic literature ?
Generalstaatsverordnetenversammlungen" seems to be "General-statesrepresentativesmeetings," as nearly as I can get at it--a mere rhythmical, gushy euphuism for "meetings of the legislature," I judge.
It's been clear for years now that Scott has no interest in people, and The Martian is a slick, empty space yarn without the emotional kick of (say) Interstellar -- yet it does have a gushy emotional love of techno-idealism, life as a series of problems to be solved scientifically.
OCCASIONALLY, OK far too occasionally, we get a bit gushy about the Real Music Club, those genius guys who devote their lives to bringing over some of the finest American music ever to grace these shores.
Do you abhor or adore the gushy posts between these two?
Forgiveness is often spoken of in sentimental terms -- as gushy absolution for everything, regardless of right or wrong.
Too bad Cosmo has become just another outlet to promote the candidates supported by NARAL and PPFA and EMILY's List with gushy profiles and uncritical PR.
Surprisingly, one of the earliest to tweet a gushy post was Priyanka Chopra, widely counted among Katrina's bete noire.
There's a great shorthand between [the family] and without getting too gushy about it, there's a great love," says Brendan, who "There's a great shorthand between [the family] and without getting too gushy about it, there's a great love," says Brendan, who admits that it's "very hard to throw a stone without hitting a relative".
Like everything: fireworks and all that yummy gushy stuff " - Singer Nicole Scherzinger waxes lyrical.
Accusing the provincial officialdom of negligence, a rather gushy Senate chairman warned the insurgents: "I swear, I won't spare even your children.
Shapiro's The Art Forger, a gushy homage to the love affair that exists between emerging artists and collectors and the works of masters.
After years of building the nerdiest real estate site on the web, Redfin got all gushy about pretty houses," said Glenn Kelman, Redfin CEO.