exultation

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noun ex·ul·ta·tion \ˌek-(ˌ)səl-ˈtā-shən, ˌeg-(ˌ)zəl-\

Definition of exultation

  1. :  the act of exulting :  the state of being exultant

Examples of exultation in a Sentence

  1. The crowd cheered in exultation.

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First Known Use of exultation

15th century


EXULTATION Defined for English Language Learners

exultation

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Definition of exultation for English Language Learners

  • : a feeling of great happiness and excitement : an exultant feeling



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