Elation in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Elation

An exhilarating psychological state of pride and optimism. | A feeling of joy and pride. | (geometry) A collineation that fixes all points on a line (called its axis) and all lines though a point on the axis (called its center).

Short Example Sentences for Elation

  • 1. It had the elation of discovery. 🔊
  • 2. Keith thrilled with elation at his victory. 🔊
  • 3. The elation of their recent victory subsided. 🔊
  • 4. I was spared the inferior pangs of elation and impatience. 🔊
  • 5. My elation went out like a snuffed candle. 🔊
  • 6. The elation we had felt earlier in the day was all gone. 🔊
  • 7. A wild elation began to swell his heart. 🔊
  • 8. But it was elation that caught his voice, not gloom. 🔊
  • 9. As she lay, the elation of the early morning left her. 🔊
  • 10. The discovery brought neither relief nor elation to Roger. 🔊
  • 11. I am not saying this in any spirit of elation or boastfulness. 🔊
  • 12. But she felt no elation in having arrived at this determination. 🔊
  • 13. Penny's elation quickly died. 🔊
  • 14. Jason controlled himself, keeping the elation out of his voice. 🔊
  • 15. Enthusiasm is contagious, and a feeling of elation grew upon me. 🔊
  • 16. Again they went to lunch together, but the old-time elation was sadly wanting. 🔊
  • 17. But at night, in the solitude of her room, all her elation would leave her. 🔊

How to use Elation in Sentences?

  • 1. Imagine the elation of the youth when back came the answer that he was engaged. 🔊
  • 2. The gambler was trying to conquer the look of elation which had captured his features. 🔊
  • 3. The elation in her eyes made them outshine the moonlight, but she said no word. 🔊
  • 4. He himself felt no elation at his victory, and objected to the subject even being alluded to. 🔊
  • 5. His elation was that ascribed to those fortunate mortals whom the gods lifted to Olympus. 🔊
  • 6. It was with a feeling of elation mingled with apprehension that Renwick made his way forward. 🔊
  • 7. But Virginia had driven back to Bellegarde with a strange elation in her heart. 🔊
  • 8. But the officers did not manifest the elation that the occasion called for, which is not saying that they were discouraged. 🔊
  • 9. He had the elation of his early aeroplane flights, when he was likely to be hung on a church steeple. 🔊
  • 10. She had the same look of blood-thirsty elation as the others, but it drained away when she glanced at him. 🔊
  • 11. She was passing through that phase of calm elation which follows close upon the heels of a great resolve. 🔊
  • 12. They failed to realise that his sanctuary was his supreme elation of love for a girl who answered his feelings by friendship. 🔊
  • 13. Jean's drawl gave no hint of her inner elation at the prospect of earning so much money so easily. 🔊
  • 14. The elation suddenly died out within him, and it was by an effort that he moved forward, for there was a third in the party. 🔊
  • 15. As he brushed himself he felt elation in the knowledge, not ordinarily uppermost, that he was a good-looking fellow and a gentleman. 🔊
  • 16. His elation was apparent in his shining, boyish eyes, as well as in the bright color that glowed in his cheeks. 🔊
  • 17. Mr Johnson felt a pleasurable sense of elation when he embarked on the mission assigned him by his chief. 🔊
  • 18. She felt an inexplicable elation as she went down the stairs; yet she felt that she stood face to face with calamity, too. 🔊