an exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism; an absence of depression
elation, high spirits, lightness(noun)
a feeling of joy and pride
An exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism; an absence of depression
A feeling of joy and pride
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.
a lifting up by success; exaltation; inriation with pride of prosperity
Origin: [L. elatio. See Elate.]
The numerical value of elation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of elation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.
Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity.
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.
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.
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.
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