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elated

e·lat·ed

elated

 
pronunciation:
ih leI tihd [or] i leI tihd
part of speech: adjective
definition: extremely happy or proud; in elevated spirits.
She was elated when she heard she'd been been chosen for the award.The elated fans cheered their heroes.
 
synonyms:
ecstatic, euphoric, exalted, exhilarated, exultant, jubilant, overjoyed, thrilled
antonyms:
crestfallen, down, downcast, downhearted
similar words:
delighted, gleeful, happy, joyful, pleased, proud, rapt, tickled pink, triumphant
derivations: elatedly (adv.), elatedness (n.)