[ adjective ] unrestrained in especially feelings
"extravagant praise" "exuberant compliments" "overweening ambition" "overweening greed"
Used in print(Arlin Turner, "William Faulkner, Southern Novelist"...)
Evidence is plentiful that early and later also he has been indebted to the Gothic_romancers , who deal in extravagant horror , to the symbolists writing at the end of the preceding century , and in_particular to the stream-of-consciousness novelists , Henry_James and James_Joyce among them .(Vina Delmar, The Big Family....)
`` That is extravagant language , Mr._Wales .