Definition of exultant in English:

exultant

Line breaks: ex¦ult|ant
Pronunciation: /ɪɡˈzʌltənt
 
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adjective

Derivatives

exultancy

noun
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  • Missoni’s exultancy never exceeds.
  • "There is no place like it, no place with an atom of its glory, pride and exultancy," novelist Thomas Wolfe rhapsodized in 1935.

exultantly

adverb
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  • What does it tell us about the age that its true voice - its adequate description - came so exultantly from the margins?
  • These two antithetic characters are created with such riches of detail, so many nonstop inventions that, handled with Bradley's connoisseurship, become exultantly right.
  • I'm onto you now, Richlen, I thought exultantly.

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