Definition of exhilarated adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

exhilarated

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ɪɡˈzɪləreɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪɡˈzɪləreɪtɪd//
 
 
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very happy and excited I felt exhilarated after a morning of skiing. She felt exhilarated with the speed and the rush of air. Synonymsexcitedecstatic elated euphoric rapturous exhilaratedThese words all describe feeling or showing happiness and enthusiasm.excited feeling or showing happiness and enthusiasm:The kids were excited about the holiday.ecstatic very happy, excited and enthusiastic; showing this enthusiasm:Sally was ecstatic about her new job.elated happy and excited because of something good that has happened or will happen:I was elated with the thrill of success.euphoric very happy and excited, but usually only for a short time:My euphoric mood could not last.rapturous expressing extreme pleasure or enthusiasm:He was greeted with rapturous applause.exhilarated happy and excited, especially after physical activity:She felt exhilarated with the speed.Patterns to feel excited/​elated/​euphoric/​exhilarated to be excited/​ecstatic/​elated/​euphoric at something to be excited/​ecstatic/​elated about something to be excited/​elated/​exhilarated by something to be ecstatic/​elated/​exhilarated with something

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