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