dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information


3 definitions found
 for exultant
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Exultant \Ex*ult"ant\, a. [L. exsultans, exsultantis, p. pr. of
     exsultare. See Exult.]
     Inclined to exult; characterized by, or expressing,
     exultation; rejoicing triumphantly.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Break away, exultant, from every defilement. --I.
                                                    Tay;or.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  exultant
      adj 1: joyful and proud especially because of triumph or
             success; "rejoicing crowds filled the streets on VJ Day";
             "a triumphal success"; "a triumphant shout" [syn:
             exultant, exulting, jubilant, prideful,
             rejoicing, triumphal, triumphant]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  47 Moby Thesaurus words for "exultant":
     bursting with happiness, carried away, cock-a-hoop, crowing,
     delighted, delighting, ecstatic, elate, elated, enchanted,
     enraptured, enravished, entranced, exalted, exuberant, exulting,
     flushed, freaked out, glad, gleeful, gloating, happy, high,
     imparadised, in ecstasies, in heaven, in high feather, in paradise,
     in raptures, in seventh heaven, joyful, joyous, jubilant,
     on cloud nine, overjoyed, overjoyful, possessed, rapt, raptured,
     rapturous, ravished, rejoicing, rhapsodic, sent, transported,
     triumphal, triumphant
  
  

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org