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
It was strange, but as he stared at the taped tubes, the image of scarcity elated him.
But as he held on through the dark and solemn forest path he grew less elate.Forging the Blades|Bertram Mitford
Success made Samuel Clemens merely elate, more kindly, more humanly generous.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
First edition:— And my face bear his brand—mine, that once bore Love's badge elate!The Heptalogia|Algernon Charles Swinburne