elated

[ih-ley-tid]
adjective
very happy or proud; jubilant; in high spirits: an elated winner of a contest.

Origin:
1605–15; elate + -ed2

elatedly, adverb
elatedness, noun
superelated, adjective
unelated, adjective


overjoyed, ecstatic.


dejected.
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elate

[ih-leyt]
verb (used with object), elated, elating.
1.
to make very happy or proud: news to elate the hearer.
adjective

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English elat proud, exalted < Latin ēlātus carried away, lifted up (past participle of efferre), equivalent to ē- e-1 + lā- carry, lift (see translate) + -tus past participle suffix

overelate, verb (used with object), overelated, overelating.
unelating, adjective
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elate (ɪˈleɪt)
 
vb
(tr) to fill with high spirits, exhilaration, pride or optimism
 
[C16: from Latin ēlāt- stem of past participle of efferre to bear away, from ferre to carry]

elated (ɪˈleɪtɪd)
 
adj
full of high spirits, exhilaration, pride or optimism; very happy
 
e'latedly
 
adv
 
e'latedness
 
n

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elate
late 14c., probably from L. elatus (see elation).

elated
1610s, pp. adj. from elate.
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Example sentences
Be not elated at any excellence that is not your own.
Exhausted and elated, I'm ready to head home tomorrow .
The arts are central to the lives of many Oklahomans—an endeavor that
  they're elated to share with visitors.
We strutted around the room, elated and basking in adulation.
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