Definitions for elationɪˈleɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elation(noun)

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

  2. elation, high spirits, lightness(noun)

    a feeling of joy and pride

Wiktionary

  1. elation(Noun)

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

  2. elation(Noun)

    A feeling of joy and pride

  3. Origin: From elacioun, from elacion, from elationem, accusative singular of elatio, from elatus, perfect passive participle of effero, from e, short form of ex, + fero.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Elation(noun)

    a lifting up by success; exaltation; inriation with pride of prosperity

  2. Origin: [L. elatio. See Elate.]

Anagrams for elation »

  1. Oltenia

  2. toenail

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Socrates:

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

  2. Socrates:

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

  3. Agnes Repplier:

    It is not what we learn in conversation that enriches us. It is the elation that comes of swift contact with tingling currents of thought.

  4. 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.

  5. Grace Speare:

    Think and feel yourself there! To achieve any aim in life, you need to project the end-result. Think of the elation, the satisfaction, the joy! Carrying the ecstatic feeling will bring the desired goal into view.

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