Definition of cloud nine
- still on cloud nine weeks after winning the championship
I've been on cloud nine ever since I landed my dream job.
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blues, dejection, desolation, despair, despondency, disconsolateness, disheartenment, dispiritedness, doldrums, downheartedness, dreariness, dumps, forlornness, gloom, gloominess, heartsickness, melancholy, mopes;
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having a quality expressive of sadness
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