- very happy or proud; jubilant; in high spirits: an elated winner of a contest.
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Related Words for elatedlywillingly, optimistically, gaily, happily, merrily, gladly, pleasantly, readily, genially, gleefully, joyfully, blithely, playfully, freely, peacefully, lovingly, heartily, cheerfully, graciously, enthusiastically
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- full of high spirits, exhilaration, pride or optimism; very happy
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1610s, past participle adjective from elate.
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