I heard you exultingly and wickedly boasting how you had deceived a distressed and helpless old man.
"Now the boy may do his worst," said James Grey, exultingly.
Loudly and exultingly did the old man shout at his triumph, and loudly were his vociferations answered by the others.
"So far so good," thought Willis exultingly, as he drove off.
"Which shows that the varmint aer properly scared," said Tom exultingly, when the enemy had broken and fled.
I told you so,” cried Pat exultingly; “we shall have as many as we like to catch.
The word came out half snort, half growl—hardly the tone becoming one whose triumph was so exultingly fresh.
We made a wretched score, and the strangers went in exultingly.
"This is the turn of our luck," said the Italian, exultingly.
"It never did but once in the world," said the hunter, exultingly.
1560s, "to leap up;" 1590s, "to rejoice, triumph," from Middle French exulter, from Latin exultare/exsultare "leap about, leap for joy," frequentative of exsilire "to leap up," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + salire "to leap" (see salient (adj.)). The notion is of leaping or dancing for joy. Related: Exulted; exulting.