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Positive EmotionPlay
Use 'elated' to describe an extremely positive and strong emotional response. SlideAfter hearing she'd won the lottery, Jane felt elated.
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'Elated' often follows an event or piece of good news that excites the individual. SlideHe was elated by the arrival of his new puppy.
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Temporary StatePlay
The feeling of being 'elated' is usually temporary and linked to specific events. SlideShe felt elated for days after her successful performance.