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. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Jason Haag:

    There's always that sense of elation that comes with going home but then it goes away and you are left alone with your thoughts. You realize that you don't have your Marines watching your back and you're still having nightmares and you think to yourself 'Holy crap! Where's my gun?'.

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