elate


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e·late

 (ĭ-lāt′)
tr.v. e·lat·ed, e·lat·ing, e·lates
To fill with great joy or happiness; delight: We were elated by the good news.
adj.
Elated.

[From Latin ēlātus, past participle of efferre, to bring out, exalt : ē-, ex-, ex- + lātus, brought; see telə- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

e·la′tion n.

elate

(ɪˈleɪt)
vb
(tr) to fill with high spirits, exhilaration, pride or optimism
[C16: from Latin ēlāt- stem of past participle of efferre to bear away, from ferre to carry]

e•late

(ɪˈleɪt)

v. e•lat•ed, e•lat•ing,
adj. v.t.
1. to make extremely happy; overjoy.
adj.
2. elated.
[1350–1400; Middle English elat proud, exalted < Latin ēlātus, orig. past participle of efferre to carry away, exalt; see efferent]

elate


Past participle: elated
Gerund: elating

Imperative
elate
elate
Present
I elate
you elate
he/she/it elates
we elate
you elate
they elate
Preterite
I elated
you elated
he/she/it elated
we elated
you elated
they elated
Present Continuous
I am elating
you are elating
he/she/it is elating
we are elating
you are elating
they are elating
Present Perfect
I have elated
you have elated
he/she/it has elated
we have elated
you have elated
they have elated
Past Continuous
I was elating
you were elating
he/she/it was elating
we were elating
you were elating
they were elating
Past Perfect
I had elated
you had elated
he/she/it had elated
we had elated
you had elated
they had elated
Future
I will elate
you will elate
he/she/it will elate
we will elate
you will elate
they will elate
Future Perfect
I will have elated
you will have elated
he/she/it will have elated
we will have elated
you will have elated
they will have elated
Future Continuous
I will be elating
you will be elating
he/she/it will be elating
we will be elating
you will be elating
they will be elating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been elating
you have been elating
he/she/it has been elating
we have been elating
you have been elating
they have been elating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been elating
you will have been elating
he/she/it will have been elating
we will have been elating
you will have been elating
they will have been elating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been elating
you had been elating
he/she/it had been elating
we had been elating
you had been elating
they had been elating
Conditional
I would elate
you would elate
he/she/it would elate
we would elate
you would elate
they would elate
Past Conditional
I would have elated
you would have elated
he/she/it would have elated
we would have elated
you would have elated
they would have elated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.elate - fill with high spiritselate - fill with high spirits; fill with optimism; "Music can uplift your spirits"
stimulate, stir, shake up, excite, shake - stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of; "These stories shook the community"; "the civil war shook the country"
beatify - make blessedly happy
puff - make proud or conceited; "The sudden fame puffed her ego"
beatify, exhilarate, inebriate, tickle pink, exalt, thrill - fill with sublime emotion; "The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies"; "He was inebriated by his phenomenal success"
cast down, deject, depress, dismay, dispirit, demoralise, demoralize, get down - lower someone's spirits; make downhearted; "These news depressed her"; "The bad state of her child's health demoralizes her"

elate

verb
To raise the spirits of:
Obsolete: exalt.
adjective
Feeling great delight and joy:
Slang: up.
Translations

elate

[ɪˈleɪt] VTregocijar

elate

[ɪˈleɪt] vtesaltare, rendere euforico/a
References in classic literature ?
Don't let your sober face elate you, however; you don't know what it may come to.
He, standing a little way within the field, was remonstrating angrily with a man of his own class, who stood with his back to the breach and his hands in the pockets of his snuff-colored clothes, contemplating the procession with elate satisfaction.
His eye, elate with happiness, was reading eagerly the tearful gaze of Haidee, when suddenly the door opened.