Unbeknownst to Richard, his friend had found the ring and decided to film his elated reaction in a now-viral video.
She met Peter a few years later and her friends were elated.
It was like waking from a beautiful dream and feeling so elated and special.
No singer—not Miley Cyrus, not Pitbull, not Robin Thicke—got the kind of ear-splitting, elated response that Mahone did.
Dreamers,” says Gutierrez, “have the upper hand” and will be “elated” and will “help the Obama campaign.
Why was she not elated, transported with the surprise and the sudden promise of success?
Of course, the overseer was not at all elated with the sentiment contained in Jack's toast.
He could lose with a good grace; when he won was not elated.
The British regulars, elated with their late success, were in his rear.
Was it my new feeling of sisterhood that so elated me—or was it, more, Mrs. Sewall's capitulation?
1570s, literal, "to raise, elevate," probably from Latin elatus "uplifted, exalted," past participle of effere (see elation), or else a back-formation from elation. Figurative use from 1610s. Related: Elated; elating.