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exult

ex·ult

exult

 
 
pronunciation:
ihg zuhlt
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: exulted, exulting, exults
definition: to rejoice greatly, esp. over some triumph.
The villain exulted in his triumph over the hero.The football fans exulted in their win.She exulted when she heard the news of her promotion.
synonyms:
glory, jubilate, rejoice, triumph
antonyms:
bemoan, lament, sorrow
similar words:
celebrate, crow, joy, revel
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derivation: exultingly (adv.)