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ecstatic

adjective

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experiencing or marked by overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion
  • a football player who was ecstatic upon receiving a full athletic scholarship to the college of his choice

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“Ecstatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ecstatic. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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