Elation – meaning of the word and examples

A feeling or state of great joy or pride; exultant gladness; high spirits. (Dictionary.com)

Pathological euphoria. (Merriam – Webster)

A state of extreme happiness or excitement. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Great happiness and exhilaration. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

Endocrine correlates of sadness and elation.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8265748

The Psychoanalysis of Elation.

https://books.google.gr/books?id=CQd-CgAAQBAJ&pg=PT43&lpg=PT43&dq=elation&source=bl&ots=5jH6wpjuWC&sig=zs_7e5Hyu_RGutzgcn4uxoqJnj8&hl=el&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjq7_Tn8JLfAhUR0xoKHe7OCqc4UBDoATAIegQIBRAB#v=onepage&q=elation&f=false

Cave rescue: Elation as Thai boys and coach freed by divers.

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-44786758

Elation and renewed hope as the displaced head back to Akobo from Bor. 

https://unmiss.unmissions.org/elation-and-renewed-hope-displaced-head-back-akobo-bor

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