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elation

e·la·tion

elation

pronunciation:
ih leI shn [or] i leI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: a feeling or condition of happiness, pride, or elevated spirits.
The Canadian fans were filled with elation at their country's win.
antonyms:
anguish, depression, misery
similar words:
joy, jubilee, pleasure
Word Parts
The word elation contains the following part:
fer, lat2, -late Latin root that means carry, bring
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See also -iferous and -fic