Fulsome

Definition of Fulsome

Ful´some
a.1.Full; abundant; plenteous; not shriveled.
His lean, pale, hoar, and withered corpse grew fulsome, fair, and fresh.
- Golding.
2.Offending or disgusting by overfullness, excess, or grossness; cloying; gross; nauseous; esp., offensive from excess of praise; as, fulsome flattery.
And lest the fulsome artifice should fail
Themselves will hide its coarseness with a veil.
- Cowper.
3.Lustful; wanton; obscene; also, tending to obscenity.

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