verb (used with object), e·lat·ed, e·lat·ing.
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Origin of elate
OTHER WORDS FROM elateo·ver·e·late, verb (used with object), o·ver·e·lat·ed, o·ver·e·lat·ing.un·e·lat·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for elate
But at any moment—day or night—at any elate emotional moment ready!Robin|Frances Hodgson Burnett
Victory may elate and exalt, but he will not forget the occasion or the facts.The Vitalized School|Francis B. Pearson
It did not elate her, it did not disturb her; she scarcely realised it.The Battle Of The Strong, Complete|Gilbert Parker
But Nigel was a Scot, and therefore also asked himself why the lady's spirit, as reflected in her eyes, should be so elate.The Mercenary|W. J. Eccott
In ten minutes she had locked her door, hurried away, elate, happy.Cinderella Jane|Marjorie Benton Cooke