verb (used without object)
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Origin of exult
OTHER WORDS FROM exultex·ult·ing·ly, adverbself-ex·ult·ing, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH exultexalt, exult
Words nearby exult
Example sentences from the Web for exult
“This is a shot in the arm, no pun intended,” exulted Jay Kornegay, vice president of the SuperBook at Westgate Las Vegas, the city’s largest sportsbook.Signs of life amid signs of concern in the second year of the coronavirus pandemic|Joel Achenbach, Ryan Slattery, Kayla Ruble, Caren Chesler|March 25, 2021|Washington Post
Picture a Senate where nothing gets through unless it gets through me, and where I exult in thwarting the agenda of the opposing party at every turn, even for wafer-thin reasons.McConnell threatens to hold the Senate hostage unless he can keep holding the Senate hostage|Alexandra Petri|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
As the ball swished through, Beekman sprinted to the other side of the court and exulted at Greensboro Coliseum, with teammates in close pursuit.
All drew their lines in different places but exulted at newfound opportunities for human connection — hugging friends, having dinner parties, even getting haircuts.Vaccinated lives: 5 health experts revel in simple pleasures|Lena H. Sun|March 10, 2021|Washington Post
Since his videos exult in the killing of innocent civilians, any cross-examination would have emphasised his inhumanity.
Could she obtain a triumphant acquittal, through the force of her own integrity, she would greatly exult.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
It caused her to exult in the face of the great golden October sunset piled high in the west.The Creators|May Sinclair
They heard but saw nothing, only the savage heart of brutus found time to exult—his enemies were perishing.It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
They are desperate, then, and seem to exult in devilry of all kinds.A Final Reckoning|G. A. Henty
We went on to exult in the noble independence of the American character in all classes, at some length.A Traveler from Altruria: Romance|William Dean Howells