Examples of exhilaration in a Sentence
I felt a kind of exhilaration when I reached the top of the mountain.
the lavish spectacle results in one exhilaration after another
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Courtesy of Laura Snow Junger got a ringside seat to the terror and exhilaration of war from his years spent covering conflicts around the world for Vanity Fair and other publications.
There was something about pedaling — the exhilaration, the speed.
There was reason for that giddy exhilaration: 15 months after the April 1968 opening of the movie, Apollo 11 made its trip to the moon.
But, as anyone who’s navigated a crowded crosswalk or packed into an overstuffed subway car will agree, sometimes that urban exhilaration needs an off switch.
When Tom Kelly’s relatives got word that his bomber had been found, a wave of exhilaration mixed with grief washed over family members.
Producer Martin Butler and his son, Davis Butler, edited more than 500 hours of footage into 135 minutes to capture the exhilaration, pain and exhaustion of an event that has been staged every year since 1982.
President Emmanuel Macron, who was born in 1977, is the first post-1968 French leader not to have personal memories of the upheaval — the exhilaration, the sense of possibility, and the potential power of the street.
From the dress to the vows and the first dance, your wedding day is likely to be equal parts exhilaration and terror.
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EXHILARATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of exhilaration for English Language Learners
: a feeling of great happiness and excitement
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