Definition of 'exhilaration'
Example sentences containing 'exhilaration'
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What unites them is the exhilaration and joy of standing up and letting rip. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is exciting to set a world record and a great feeling of exhilaration. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But the sheer exhilaration of combat had carried him 80 miles from the haven of the mother ship. Times, Sunday Times (2015)For us it is about getting a great feeling of exhilaration when you want to, of providing easily accessible driving enjoyment. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A combination of fear and exhilaration turned my knuckles white and my stomach was doing a passable imitation of a gymnast on the parallel bars. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But, my, the sheer exhilaration. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is some exhilaration, excitement, emotion. Christianity Today (2000)It was a weird combination of exhilaration and sheer intimidation that had been building all morning as I waited for my drive with destiny. The Sun (2014)THE flight to Nairobi seemed short, perhaps because relief and exhilaration were coursing through me. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I felt relief and exhilaration - also a dull, throbbing pain in my arm. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I would sense the music inside me and hear the applause; at once my chest would swell with the joy and exhilaration that ballet makes me feel. No Way Home: A Cuban Dancer's Tale (2007)
Trends of 'exhilaration'
Used Occasionally. exhilaration is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'exhilaration'
British English: exhilaration NOUN
Exhilaration is a strong feeling of excitement and happiness.
The exhilaration of winning such a famous event has stayed with him.
Definition of exhilaration from the Collins English Dictionary
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