What does exhilaration mean?

Definitions for exhilarationɪgˌzɪl əˈreɪ ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word exhilaration.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exhilaration, excitement(noun)

    the feeling of lively and cheerful joy

    "he could hardly conceal his excitement when she agreed"


  1. exhilaration(Noun)

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

  2. exhilaration(Noun)

    The state of being enlivened, cheerful or exhilarated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exhilaration(noun)

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

  2. Exhilaration(noun)

    the state of being enlivened or cheerful


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frazier Glenn Cross:

    I've never felt such exhilaration and overpowering joy.

  2. George S. Patton:

    Accept the challenges, so you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

  3. Joe Moore:

    Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you, and just before you realize what's wrong with it.

  4. 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.

  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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