English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'exaltation'

(noun) 
The city was swept up in the mood of exaltation.
Synonyms
elation
His supporters have reacted to the news with elation.
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delight
To my delight, the plan worked perfectly.
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joy
Salter shouted with joy.
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excitement
The audience was in a state of great excitement.
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ecstasy
the agony and ecstasy of holiday romance
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stimulation
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bliss
It was a scene of such domestic bliss.
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transport
transports of joy
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animation
They both spoke with animation.
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rapture
His speech was received with rapture by his supporters.
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exhilaration
A wave of exhilaration swept through me.
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jubilation
The resignations were greeted by jubilation on the streets of Sofia.
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exultation
I felt a tremendous sense of relief and exultation.
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joyousness
(noun) 
The poem is an exaltation of love.
Synonyms
praise
I have nothing but praise for the police.
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tribute
The song is a tribute to Elvis Presley.
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worship
The temple had been a centre of worship of the goddess Hathor.
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acclaim
She won critical acclaim for her performance.
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applause
They greeted her with thunderous applause.
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glory
Glory be to God.
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homage
two marvellous films that pay homage to our literary heritage
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reverence
in mutual support and reverence for the dead
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apotheosis
This was the time of the star's apotheosis.
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glorification
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acclamation
The event went ahead to universal acclamation.
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panegyric
It is traditional to deliver a panegyric to the departed.
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idolization
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extolment
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lionization
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laudation
(noun) 
his exaltation to supreme power
Synonyms
rise
They celebrated the regime's rise to power.
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promotion
rewarding outstanding employees with promotion
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upgrading
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advancement
He cared little for social advancement.
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honour
He brought honour and glory to his country.
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elevation
celebrating his elevation to the rank of Prime Minister
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eminence
The house is built on an eminence, and has a pleasing prospect.
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aggrandizement
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ennoblement

Additional synonyms

in the sense of acclaim
Definition
an enthusiastic expression of approval
She won critical acclaim for her performance.
in the sense of acclamation
Definition
an enthusiastic reception or display of approval
The event went ahead to universal acclamation.
Synonyms
in the sense of advancement
Definition
promotion in rank or status
He cared little for social advancement.

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