Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 12/29/19 Exultation

Exultation (noun)
exultation [eg-zuhl-tey-shuh n, ek-suhl-]
(previously 12-29-15)

1. the act of exulting; lively or triumphant joy, as over success or victory.

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Origin: 1375-1425; late Middle English < Latin ex (s) ultation- (stem of ex (s) ultatio), equivalent to ex (s) ultat (us) (past participle of ex (s) ultare to exult ) + -ion- -ion

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