Examples of buoyant in a Sentence
Warm air is more buoyant than cool air.
The actors were buoyant as they prepared for the evening's performance.
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Patricia’s buoyant personality endeared him to players and colleagues during a 12-year run as an assistant with the New England Patriots, but few outside the walls got a chance to experience it firsthand.
The dancers seemed to still be settling into Mr. Lubovitch’s fluid movement, which has a downward pull more buoyant than Graham’s.
In many ways, the founders assembled at the shoot had good reason to feel buoyant.
While the show's book outshines the score, the songs pack in their share of wit, both in Benjamin's nimble lyrics (recalling her work on the Legally Blonde musical) and Richmond's buoyant tunes, which borrow with a wink from a variety of styles.
The levain should look bubbly, feel buoyant, and taste a little sweet.
Rising housing prices in the most economically buoyant big cities is producing a widening separation between upper- and lower-income neighborhoods with fewer middle-class communities left in between.
The show opens to the live music of the infectiously buoyant L.A. band Buyepongo.
EasyJet’s share bump came in the context of a generally buoyant morning for European stocks, which came in the wake of news that the U.S. government shutdown had been brought to an end.
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BUOYANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of buoyant for English Language Learners
: able to float
: able to cause things to float
: happy and confident
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