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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Being in a good or talkative mood. Also: widely extensive.

Usage examples (36)
  • The teacher was in quite an expansive mood when the rewards were distributed.
  • An expansive lifestyle
  • Wine made the guest expansive
  • expansive materials for more
Tutoring comment
  • She was in an "expansive" (able to expand) mood after her success so she bought the "expensive" (high-priced) champagne.
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