Effused vs Affused - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between effused and affused
is that effused
) while affused
Poured out freely; profuse.
Disposed to pour out freely; prodigal.
- So should our joy be very effuse .
(botany) Spreading loosely, especially on one side.
(zoology) Having the lips, or edges, of the aperture abruptly spreading, as in certain shells.
- an effuse inflorescence
to emit; to give off
(figuratively) to gush; to be excitedly talkative and enthusiastic about something
To pour out like a stream or freely; to cause to exude; to shed.
to leak out through a small hole
- With gushing blood effused .
(obsolete) effusion; loss
- Much effuse of blood.
To pour out or upon.
- I first affused water upon the compressed beans.