What does exhilaration mean?

Definitions for exhilaration
ɪgˌzɪl əˈreɪ ʃənex·hil·a·ra·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhilaration, excitementnoun

    the feeling of lively and cheerful joy

    "he could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed"

Wiktionary

  1. exhilarationnoun

    The act of enlivening the spirits; the act of making glad or cheerful; a gladdening.

  2. exhilarationnoun

    The state of being enlivened, cheerful or exhilarated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exhilarationnoun

    the act of enlivening the spirits; the act of making glad or cheerful; a gladdening

  2. Exhilarationnoun

    the state of being enlivened or cheerful

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exhilaration in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exhilaration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of exhilaration in a Sentence

  1. Kahlil Gibran:

    Time has been transformed, and we have changed it has advanced and set us in motion it has unveiled its face, inspiring us with bewilderment and exhilaration.

  2. Jeff Brown:

    In intensely challenging athletic events, an athlete will taste a broad range of emotion — anything from boredom or doubt to hope and exhilaration.

  3. RJ Intindola:

    She was daydreaming out the kitchen window into the backyard. And wondered what it would feel like being naked on the swing. That night, with everyone in bed, she removed her nightgown and walked across the backyard to the swing. She felt exhilaration because she wasn’t supposed to be there.

  4. J. William Fulbright:

    It is amazing how soon one becomes accustomed to the sound of ones voice, when forced to repeat a speech five or six times a day. As election day approaches, the size of the crowds grows; they are more responsive and more interested; and one derives a certain exhilaration from that which, only a few weeks before, was intensely painful. This is one possible explanation of unlimited debate in the Senate.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Perhaps the best time to refrain from participation in any conversation is when a lot of people discuss something with a great exhilaration in unison.

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