What does exultation mean?

Definitions for exultation
ˌɛg zʌlˈteɪ ʃən, ˌɛk sʌl-; ɪgˈzʌl tn siex·ul·ta·tion

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. exultation, jubilance, jubilancy, jubilationnoun

    a feeling of extreme joy

  2. exultation, rejoicing, jubilationnoun

    the utterance of sounds expressing great joy

Wiktionary

  1. exultationnoun

    The act of exulting; lively joy at success or victory, or at any advantage gained; rapturous delight; triumph.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Exultationnoun

    Joy; triumph; rapturous delight.

    Etymology: exultatio, Latin.

    Good effects may grow in each of the people towards other, in them all towards their pastor, and in their pastor towards every of them; between whom there daily and interchangeably pass, in the hearing of God himself, and in the presence of his holy angels, so many heavenly acclamations, exultations, provocations, petitions. Richard Hooker, b. v. s. 39.

    Devotion inspires men with sentiments of religious gratitude, and swells their hearts with inward transports of joy and exultation. Joseph Addison, Freeholder, №. 49.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Exultationnoun

    the act of exulting; lively joy at success or victory, or at any advantage gained; rapturous delight; triumph

  2. Etymology: [L. exsultatio: cf. F. exultation.]

Matched Categories

How to pronounce exultation?

How to say exultation in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exultation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exultation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of exultation in a Sentence

  1. Benjamin Haydon:

    One of the surest evidences of an elevated taste is the power of enjoying works of impassioned terrorism, in poetry, and painting. The man who can look at impassioned subjects of terror with a feeling of exultation may be certain he has an elevated taste.

  2. Martin Buber:

    Play is the exultation of the possible.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

exultation#100000#116543#333333

Translations for exultation

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for exultation »

Translation

Find a translation for the exultation definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these exultation definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "exultation." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 30 Sep. 2022. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/exultation>.

    Are we missing a good definition for exultation? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    a signal that temporarily stops the execution of a program so that another procedure can be carried out
    • A. obligate
    • B. moan
    • C. jeopardize
    • D. interrupt

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for exultation: