exultant


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ex·ul·tant

 (ĭg-zŭl′tənt)
adj.
Marked by great joy or jubilation; triumphant.

ex·ul′tant·ly adv.

exultant

(ɪɡˈzʌltənt)
adj
elated or jubilant, esp because of triumph or success
exˈultance, exˈultancy n
exˈultantly adv

ex•ult•ant

(ɪgˈzʌl tnt)

adj.
highly elated; jubilant; triumphant.
[1645–55; < Latin]
ex•ult′ant•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.exultant - joyful and proud especially because of triumph or successexultant - joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success; "rejoicing crowds filled the streets on VJ Day"; "a triumphal success"; "a triumphant shout"
elated - exultantly proud and joyful; in high spirits; "the elated winner"; "felt elated and excited"

exultant

adjective joyful, delighted, flushed, triumphant, revelling, rejoicing, jubilant, joyous, transported, elated, over the moon (informal), overjoyed, rapt, gleeful, exulting, cock-a-hoop He was exultant over the team's unexpected win.

exultant

adjective
Feeling or expressing an uplifting joy over a success or victory:
Translations
مُبْتَهِج، فَرِح جدا
jublende
ujjongó
fagnandi

exultant

[ɪgˈzʌltənt] ADJ [person, shout, expression] → exultante, jubiloso

exultant

[ɪgˈzʌltənt] adj [shout, expression] → de triomphe
to be exultant [person] → jubiler, triompherex-wife [ˌɛksˈwaɪf] nex-femme f

exultant

adj person, tonejubelnd; expression, smile, crytriumphierend; he was exultanter jubelte, er war in Jubelstimmung; exultant moodJubelstimmung f; the mood was less than exultantes herrschte nicht gerade Jubelstimmung

exultant

[ɪgˈzʌltnt] adj (frm) (person, smile) → esultante; (shout, expression) → di giubilo

exult

(igˈzalt) verb
(with in or at) to be very happy; to rejoice. They exulted in their victory / at the news of their victory.
exˈultant adjective
very happy (at a victory or success etc). exultant football fans.
ˌexulˈtation (eg-) noun
References in classic literature ?
When the dim gray of dawn woke the slumberers to go forth to the field, there was among those tattered and shivering wretches one who walked with an exultant tread; for firmer than the ground he trod on was his strong faith in Almighty, eternal love.
Then my sole relief was to walk along the corridor of the third storey, backwards and forwards, safe in the silence and solitude of the spot, and allow my mind's eye to dwell on whatever bright visions rose before it--and, certainly, they were many and glowing; to let my heart be heaved by the exultant movement, which, while it swelled it in trouble, expanded it with life; and, best of all, to open my inward ear to a tale that was never ended--a tale my imagination created, and narrated continuously; quickened with all of incident, life, fire, feeling, that I desired and had not in my actual existence.
The young gentleman uttered this exultant sound with mysterious significance.
This company was now at his heels, and after the first shock of mutual surprise, the Bishop gave an exultant shout and spurred upon the outlaw.
At the end of that time the child has, in all probability, added one more to the tombstones that crowd the Neo-Therapeutic Cemetery; but on rare occasions a glad procession bears back the little one to his exultant parents, no longer a Polygon, but a Circle, at least by courtesy: and a single instance of so blessed a result induces multitudes of Polygonal parents to submit to similar domestic sacrifices, which have a dissimilar issue.
I heard a yelling from many throats, a tumult of exultant cries passing down towards the beach, whooping and howling, and excited shrieks that seemed to come to a stop near the water's edge.
As it passed it set up an exultant deafening howl that drowned the thunder--"Aloo
As he spoke his boyish face was wreathed in a gleeful smile, and his voice had an exultant ring.
But it is not in human nature--only in human pretence--for a young man like Arthur, with a fine constitution and fine spirits, thinking well of himself, believing that others think well of him, and having a very ardent intention to give them more and more reason for that good opinion--it is not possible for such a young man, just coming into a splendid estate through the death of a very old man whom he was not fond of, to feel anything very different from exultant joy.
Glaucus turned round suddenly, just as Bathycles who was pursuing him was about to lay hold of him, and drove his spear right into the middle of his chest, whereon he fell heavily to the ground, and the fall of so good a man filled the Achaeans with dismay, while the Trojans were exultant, and came up in a body round the corpse.
It was pale and exultant, his eyes shining brightly in the moonlight.
Fly as they would the fugitives were too slow to escape from the active savages, and from every side in the tangled woods we heard the exultant yells, the twanging of bows, and the crash and thud as ape-men were brought down from their hiding-places in the trees.