Effusive - SAT Word of the Day PowerScore Test Preparation on July 12, 2012 at 8:57 AM Find me on: Facebook Google+ Tweet Effusive (adj.) excessive enthusiasm or emotion(pronounced “ih-FYOO-siv”) Example Sentence: Effie’s effusive praise was so excessive and over-the-top that it almost seemed insincere. Click the "Read More" or "Leave A Comment" link to leave a sentence of your own! The best sentence will be entered to win* a FREE SAT course! * We will choose a new winner each month. Good luck!