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Definition of eruptive:

  1. An eruptive rock.
  2. Attended with eruption or efflorescence, or producing it; as, an eruptive fever.
  3. Breaking out or bursting forth.
  4. Of or pertaining to Pluto; Plutonian; hence, pertaining to the interior of the earth; subterranean.
  5. Produced by eruption; as, eruptive rocks, such as the igneous or volcanic.

Synonyms:

pyrogenous, igneous, plutonic, erupting, irruptive, extrusive, pyrogenic, intrusive, active, fiery, volcanic.

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