elated

  • 1 elated — index ecstatic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 elated — 1610s, pp. adj. from ELATE (Cf. elate) …

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  • 3 elated — [adj] very happy animated, aroused, blissful, cheered, delighted, ecstatic, elevated, enchanted, enraptured, euphoric, exalted, excited, exhilarated, exultant, fired up*, flying*, flying high*, gleeful, high, hopped up*, in heaven*, in high… …

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  • 4 elated — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ extremely happy and excited. DERIVATIVES elatedly adverb elatedness noun elation noun. ORIGIN Latin elatus raised , from efferre to raise …

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  • 5 Elated — Elate E*late , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Elated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elating}.] 1. To raise; to exalt. [R.] [1913 Webster] By the potent sun elated high. Thomson. [1913 Webster] 2. To exalt the spirit of; to fill with confidence or exultation; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 elated — adj. elated about, at, over (elated at the good news) * * * [ɪ leɪtɪd] at over (elated at the good news) elated about …

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  • 7 elated — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem, sound ADVERB ▪ very ▪ absolutely …

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  • 8 elated — e|lat|ed [ıˈleıtıd] adj [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: elatus, past participle of efferre to carry up ] extremely happy and excited, especially because of something that has happened or is going to happen ▪ He felt elated and mildly drunk.… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 elated — [[t]ɪle͟ɪtɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ If you are elated, you are extremely happy and excited because of something that has happened. I was elated that my recent second bypass had been successful... That was one of the best races of my life …

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  • 10 elated — adjective 1. exultantly proud and joyful; in high spirits the elated winner felt elated and excited • Ant: ↑dejected • Similar to: ↑exultant, ↑exulting, ↑jubilant, ↑ …

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  • 11 elated — elatedly, adv. elatedness, n. /i lay tid/, adj. very happy or proud; jubilant; in high spirits: an elated winner of a contest. [1605 15; ELATE + ED2] Syn. overjoyed, ecstatic. Ant. dejected. * * * …

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  • 12 elated — adjective extremely happy and excited, especially because you have been successful: Elated by our victory, we sang all the way home …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 elated — adjective Sally and Marv were elated at the idea of becoming grandparents Syn: thrilled, delighted, overjoyed, ecstatic, euphoric, very happy, joyous, gleeful, jubilant, beside oneself, exultant, rapturous, in raptures, walking on air, on cloud… …

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  • 14 elated — adjective Date: circa 1619 marked by high spirits ; exultant • elatedly adverb • elatedness noun …

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  • 15 elated — Synonyms and related words: beaming, blissful, blithe, blithesome, bloated, bloated with pride, bright, bright and sunny, bursting with happiness, carried away, cheerful, cheery, chuffed, cock a hoop, crowing, delighted, delighting, ecstatic,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 elated — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. exhilarated, jubilant, overjoyed, ecstatic; see happy 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. happy, ecstatic, euphoric, delighted, excited, in high spirits, *in seventh heaven, exultant, *flying, exhilarated, gleeful,… …

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  • 17 elated — e|lat|ed [ ı leıtəd ] adjective extremely happy and excited …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 elated — e lat·ed || tɪd adj. exultant, happy; filled with joy e·late || ɪ leɪt v. put in high spirits, make proud, make happy …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 elated — adjective make ecstatically happy. → elate …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 20 elated — adj exhilarated, jubilant, exultant, euphoric, exalted, ecstatic; triumphant, happy, overjoyed, rejoicing, gleeful, joyful, delighted, excited; pleased, pleased as Punch, tickled, Inf. tickled pink; Sl. turned on, in high spirits, on top of the… …

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