Definition of profuse adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//prəˈfjuːs//
; NAmE NAmE//prəˈfjuːs//
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produced in large amounts profuse apologies/thanks profuse bleeding Word Origin late Middle English (in the sense ‘extravagant’): from Latin profusus ‘lavish, spread out’, past participle of profundere, from pro- ‘forth’ + fundere ‘pour’.
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