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Synonyms for elation
ɪˈleɪ ʃənela·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elationnoun

    an exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism; an absence of depression

    high spirits, lightness


  2. elation, high spirits, lightnessnoun

    a feeling of joy and pride

    weightlessness, lightsomeness, high spirits, legerity, agility, light, nimbleness, lightness


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Editors Contribution

  1. optimism, happiness.

    your always looking on the bright side of things if your elated.

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. elationnoun

    exultation, elevation, exaltation, pride, high spirits

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  1. List of paraphrases for "elation":

    exaltation, euphoria, exhilaration, excitement

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  1. Roma Downey:

    We approached the casting of the role cautiously, wanting to find an actor who could portray the right amount of compassion and humanity, juan Pablo Di Pace really is amazing. He brings such heart and soul to the series, and, I think, his relationship with the disciples is very evident -- first expressed through their heartache at the loss of him and then expressed through their elation at his resurrection and return to them.

  2. Seth Waugh:

    While we welcome enthusiastic fan engagement, we regret that a moment of high elation and pent-up emotion by spectators on the 18th hole... briefly overwhelmed security and made two players and their caddies feel vulnerable, we always put player safety at the top of our list and are grateful that order was restored.

  3. Donna Kelce:

    This was an elation to see you get a touchdown in a playoff game, i mean oh my gosh, how good did that feel? How good does that feel after all these years?

  4. Socrates:

    Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity

  5. Tom Fitzgerald:

    We might do well to contain our elation at seeing the light at the end of the tunnel until we are certain it is not some guy on a motorcycle coming straight at us.

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