Definitions for: Elation


[n] a feeling of joy and pride
[n] an exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism; an absence of depression



Webster (1913) Definition: E*la"tion, n. [L. elatio. See Elate.]
A lifting up by success; exaltation; inriation with pride of
prosperity. ``Felt the elation of triumph.'' --Sir W. Scott.

Synonyms: high spirits

Antonyms: depression

See Also: bliss, blissfulness, cloud nine, euphoria, high, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, mental state, psychological state, seventh heaven, walking on air

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