Definitions for elan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ardor, ardour, elan, zeal(noun)

    a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)

    "they were imbued with a revolutionary ardor"; "he felt a kind of religious zeal"

  2. dash, elan, flair, panache, style(noun)

    distinctive and stylish elegance

    "he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer"

  3. elan(noun)

    enthusiastic and assured vigor and liveliness

    "a performance of great elan and sophistication"


  1. elan(Noun)

    ardor or zeal inspired by passion or enthusiasm.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Elan

    ardor inspired by passion or enthusiasm

  2. Origin: [F., fr. lancer to dart.]

Anagrams for elan »

  1. enal, Lane, lane, lean, Lena, Neal

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