elating

(redirected from elatingly)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

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 Indo-European roots.]

e·la′tion n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.elating - making lively and joyful
exciting - creating or arousing excitement; "an exciting account of her trip"