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ɪˈleɪ ʃənela·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elationnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    high spirits, lightness

    Antonyms:
    depression

  2. elation, high spirits, lightnessnoun

    a feeling of joy and pride

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

    Antonyms:
    depression

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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

    Synonyms:
    exultation, elevation, exaltation, pride, high spirits

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "elation":

    exaltation, euphoria, exhilaration, excitement

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How to use elation in a sentence?

  1. R. A. Salvatore, Siege of Darkness:

    To any intelligent being, there is no emotion more important than hope. Individually or collectively, we must hope that the future will be better than the past, that our offspring, and theirs after them, will be a bit closer to an ideal society, whatever our perception of that might be... It is at those times when we feel we are contributing to that ultimate end... we feel true elation.

  2. Jason Whatley:

    There aren't words in the English language to describe the level of relief and elation experienced by the Thomas family, now begins another hard chapter, but for now, we celebrate.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    It's a time for not showing elation but doing introspection for a person who is being often liked by many or most people in his/her circle because almost everyone likes normally someone who only poses no threat to their position in a life full of cut-throat competition.

  4. Socrates:

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

  5. 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.

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