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Meaning of EXULT

Pronunciation:  ig'zult

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  to express great joy; "As if the sea, and sky, and earth, rejoiced with new-born liberty." Shelley
  2. [v]  feel extreme happiness or elation

EXULT is a 5 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: be on cloud nine, jubilate, jump for joy, rejoice, triumph, walk on air
 See Also: cheer, cheer up, chirk up, glory, joy, rejoice, revel, triumph, wallow



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ex*ult"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Exulted}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Exulting}.] [L. exultare, exsultare, exultatum, exsultatum,
to leap vigorously, to exult, intens. fr. exsilire to spring
out or up; ex out + salire to spring, leap: cf. F. exulter.
See {Salient}.]
To be in high spirits; figuratively, to leap for joy; to
rejoice in triumph or exceedingly; to triumph; as, an
exulting heart. ``An exulting countenance.'' --Bancroft.

      The dumb shall sing, the lame his crutch forego, And
      leap exulting like the bounding roe.     --Pope.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: be proud of, boast, brag, caper, caracole, carol, celebrate, chirp, chirrup, clap hands, crow, crow over, dance, delight, exult in, frisk, frolic, gambol, gloat, gloat over, glory, glory in, joy, jubilate, lilt, make merry, rejoice, revel, rollick, romp, show off, sing, skip, skip for joy, take pride in, triumph, whistle