Origin of exultant
Examples from the Web for exultant
The circulation boys fell on our paper with exultant gurgles, and the next night we lifted the press run by 10,000 copies.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I spoke to him after the bill passed in December and he was exultant, feeling he had accomplished something of lasting value.
The day he wins the Pulitzer Prize, I call him again, exultant.
Again he won his stake, an omen for the day, and was exultant.Mr. Scarborough's Family|Anthony Trollope
Religion lives in its conscious, exultant power to create spiritual heroes, not in looking back to admire its own handiwork.The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews|Thomas Charles Edwards
The cavalry in the rear draw their sabers, dash upon the exultant foe, but it is an ineffectual charge.Following the Flag|Charles Carleton Coffin
With exultant yells, their left comes sweeping on, wheeling to envelop our right.In The Ranks|R. E. McBride
Before nightfall one of his brigades was ferried across and deployed in front of the exultant enemy.A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln|John G. Nicolay