fulsome
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fulsome(
fuhl
-
suhm
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. exagerado
Chad's fulsome appraisal of his friend's band made Erin believe him all the less.La exagerada estimación de Chad por la banda de su amigo hizo que Erin lo creyera aún menos.
I can't believe the singer believes all the fulsome compliments his entourage pays him.No puedo creer que el cantante se crea todos los cumplidos exagerados que le hace su séquito.
b. excesivo
Your job as a professor isn't to be their friend. Fulsome praise and limited critiques only do them a disservice.Su trabajo como profesor no es ser su amigo. Elogios excesivos y críticas limitadas solamente los perjudican.
c. obsequioso
The intern's ceaselessly fulsome manner wasn't winning him any points.La constante actitud obsequiosa del becario no le hacía ganar puntos.
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fulsome
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. excesivo(a), exagerado(a)
to be fulsome in one's praise of something/somebodyalabar algo/a alguien en exceso
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fulsome [ˈfʊlsəm]
adjective
[+praise] excesivo; exagerado; [+manner] obsequioso;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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