English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'elation'

(noun) 
Definition
a feeling of great happiness and excitement
His supporters have reacted to the news with elation.
Synonyms
joy
Salter shouted with joy.
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delight
To my delight, the plan worked perfectly.
, ,
excitement
The audience was in a state of great excitement.
,
ecstasy
the agony and ecstasy of holiday romance
,
bliss
It was a scene of such domestic bliss.
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euphoria
There was euphoria when the election result was announced.
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glee
His victory was greeted with glee.
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rapture
His speech was received with rapture by his supporters.
, ,
exhilaration
A wave of exhilaration swept through me.
,
jubilation
The resignations were greeted by jubilation on the streets of Sofia.
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exaltation
The city was swept up in the mood of exaltation.
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exultation
I felt a tremendous sense of relief and exultation.
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joyfulness
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joyousness

Additional synonyms

in the sense of bliss
Definition
perfect happiness
It was a scene of such domestic bliss.
in the sense of delight
Definition
extreme pleasure
To my delight, the plan worked perfectly.
in the sense of ecstasy
Definition
a state of extreme delight or joy
the agony and ecstasy of holiday romance

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