Exaltation in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Exaltation

The act of exalting or raising high; also, the state of being exalted; elevation. | The refinement or subtilization of a body, or the increasing of its virtue or principal property. | (astrology) That placement of a planet in the zodiac in which it is deemed to exert its strongest influence.

Short Example Sentence for Exaltation

  • 1. But the exaltation did not merely succeed the fear. 🔊
  • 2. Missy blushed and was moved to hide her exaltation under modesty. 🔊
  • 3. In his eyes was the same look of exaltation that made hers wonderful. 🔊
  • 4. His nervous system had been in a high state of exaltation at the time. 🔊
  • 5. But the whole of the writings showed a serene exaltation of mind. 🔊
  • 6. At least this experience of exaltation is the main or central thing sought. 🔊
  • 7. I will confess, also, to a feeling of exaltation which clouded my judgment. 🔊

How to use Exaltation in Sentence?

  • 1. But she could not flatter herself that any hope of the customary exaltation remained. 🔊
  • 2. For that commander is not such a one as this, neither in power nor in exaltation of character. 🔊
  • 3. He muttered an angry phrase, its loss came as a jar on the exaltation of his mood. 🔊
  • 4. The discovery, coming after such exaltation of hope, was like a blow over the heart. 🔊
  • 5. The exaltation of a people, whatever its content, or its purpose, is an awe-inspiring spectacle. 🔊
  • 6. And once she encountered "Rosy" in a curious state of exaltation that filled her with fear. 🔊
  • 7. And there is a certain exaltation in the thought of going west, even to Cornwall, to Ireland. 🔊
  • 8. With the exaltation and elaboration of craftsmanship expression first falls into neglect and then becomes impossible. 🔊
  • 9. Already the pain had begun, and yet with it was that queer sense of exaltation which comes with sacrifice. 🔊
  • 10. His home-coming had begun by producing in his soul a subtle exaltation which had survived a conspiracy of repression. 🔊
  • 11. The anxiety in the widow's face gave place to a look of exaltation which fairly transfigured her. 🔊
  • 12. Her eagerness was not that of self-vindication; it was the feverish exaltation with which old age glories over bygone achievement. 🔊
  • 13. And who does not feel a positive exaltation of spirit in the glow of a bright fire and the cosey surroundings of a prettily furnished apartment? 🔊
  • 14. Under the influence of that exaltation which is sometimes the result of severe mental strain, the mind of man is capable of strange feats. 🔊
  • 15. They will not make promises, in the exaltation of composition, which they will either break or hate to keep when they are in their sober senses. 🔊
  • 16. I thought little of these things, however, for my mental exaltation was proof against the depressing influence of the scene. 🔊
  • 17. Sometimes she even enjoyed it in a peculiar way on moonlit nights; found a certain pleasant poignancy of exaltation in the feeling. 🔊
  • 18. Their minds had risen to such exaltation that physical pain was unfelt, in fact, was a relief to the mental tension. 🔊
  • 19. Germany was afraid, feared for her existence, and the exaltation was in part a sense of taking a terrible plunge into the depths of fate. 🔊
  • 20. Is it not the old folly of the code of honour, the mad exaltation of mere valour in arms, that makes you think so? 🔊
  • 21. But the warning at the moment it was made had not been accepted by Rachel, and in the exaltation of her self-sacrifice it was forgotten now. 🔊
  • 22. I still recall that day very well, recall even the curious exaltation of grief that made our mental atmosphere distinctive and memorable. 🔊
  • 23. By the flame in her cheeks and the light in her eyes, I was made aware of an exaltation which matched my own. 🔊
  • 24. It suggests a positive exaltation of the senses of sound and light, an ecstasy, an enchantment before the visible, tangible world. 🔊
  • 25. Full of great and expansive ideas himself, he can better comprehend the exaltation of which a high, uncurbed, independent spirit is capable. 🔊
  • 26. On the first Sunday of her exaltation a playful diversion is carried on at the cost of poor Quaresima. 🔊
  • 27. I would have given a good deal to burst out with the whole truth, in that mood of mine, a mood of exaltation with my soul flaming up like a beacon. 🔊
  • 28. And there was an exaltation to her in being with him, because there was a risk that he would not be able to keep to the right pace among other people. 🔊
  • 29. For myself, I doubt whether the exaltation of Fielding has not become too much a matter of orthodoxy in recent years. 🔊
  • 30. The essential character of Neo-Platonism comes out in its theory of the mystical exaltation of the subject to God. 🔊
  • 31. True sons of Wodan they, and to the fighting blood of the old Norse heroes was added the lofty exaltation of striking for home and country. 🔊
  • 32. This system appears to be organised with a view expressly to the exaltation of the priesthood, and must have been the result of a struggle between the priests and the warrior or ruling classes. 🔊
  • 33. Of course, the church can secure this effect easily, and here again the maximum will be reached if a bodily contact with the symbol of religious exaltation can be established. 🔊