Elated sentence example

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  • None the less, we were elated at the detail he'd gathered.
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  • Elated he was somewhat alive, she bolted to the kitchen for soup.
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  • He was elated that, in his mind, his earlier identification was affirmed.
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  • The protector, hearing of his "grievous complaint," sent him a writ, and Lenthall was elated at believing he had secured a peerage.
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  • On the night of the first representation, which was warmly received, Picard, the manager, threw himself into the arms of his elated friend, exclaiming, "You have saved us!
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  • He would have been so elated at the news.
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  • When the Parthians, elated by their victory over Crassus (53 B.C.) advanced upon Syria, Cassius opposed them.
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  • He also posed as an author and patron of literature; his poems, severely criticized by Philoxenus, were hissed at the Olympic games; but having gained a prize for a tragedy on the Ransom of Hector at the Lenaea at Athens, he was so elated that he engaged in a debauch which proved fatal.
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  • The harassed population, the municipalities which under cover of civil war had resumed the right of self-government, and the parlements elated with their social importance and their security of position, were not alone in abandoning duty and obedience.
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  • Why did she feel so depressed when she was with Denton and so elated when she was with Keaton - Justin?
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  • While saddened by Jennie Lohr's death, we were elated with the capture of her abductor.
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  • When I related my conversation to my wife, she was elated.
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  • And he cuddled the little pug, but then he got up and was all elated about the next thing he said to me.
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  • Brennan was as elated as a kid with a prom queen date.
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  • The colonists, who had achieved their two great successes without any aid from the home government, were naturally elated, and began to feel a new sense of self-reliance and confidence in their own resources.
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  • He appears to have been not a little elated by his early promotion, and although not ordained, he preached several sermons to the people.
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  • When something totally unexplainable happens and " Jodie " becomes sentient, she is elated.
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  • On the contrary, he became more and more elated.
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  • If, however, the people are being unduly soothed and elated the responsibility lies with the Government and not with the Press.
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  • Ignorant of the strength of Great Britain, and elated by the recollection of their previous successes, the Boers themselves believed that a new struggle might give them predominance in South Africa.
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  • Greatly elated by this success, he recommended to the council of boyars the construction of a powerful fleet for carrying on war with the infidel, and he himself went abroad to learn more about shipbuilding and useful foreign inventions, and to prepare diplomatically the projected crusade.
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  • Rostov anticipated his horse's movements and became more and more elated.
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  • You may feel irritable, elated or upset rapidly and without explanation.
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  • He seeks an honest, intelligent exchange and is elated when he meets his match.
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  • In the course of the morning he successfully disposed of a dozen or more, and was highly elated.
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  • These mood swings may be low, as in depression, or high, as in periods when we might feel very elated.
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  • She said: " It's the best I have ever done and I'm absolutely elated.
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  • When I saw a young macaw looking out of the spout nest entrance I was elated!
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  • While many people go through sad or elated moods from time to time, people with mood disorders suffer from severe or prolonged mood states that disrupt their daily functioning.
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  • Pisceans are truly elated when others are happy and getting along, and they struggle to hold on to that feeling because it gives them the sustenance to solider on.
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  • The director was understandably elated, thanking everyone who had worked their guts out over the past 16 months.
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  • Lung Chu was much elated by this unlooked-for success, and exclaiming: " I felt sure that Han Hsin was really a coward!
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  • During the manic phase of bipolar disorder, the person feels elated.
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  • Some individuals become depressed, while others are elated.
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  • Well-parented, the child emerges from this stage with self-confidence, elated with his or her newly found control.
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  • As the Obama family emerged on stage in front of a crowd of elated thousands, Michelle came out in a red and black Narciso Rodriguez knee-length dress, with a cardigan layered on top.
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  • Because of the large amounts of endorphins produced during cardio workouts, one often feels elated after a hard workout.
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  • There are signs that during Ottos reign they began to have a distinct consciousness of national life, their use of the word deutsch to indicate the whole people being one of these symptoms. Their common sufferings, struggles and triumphs, however, account far more readily for this feeling than the supposition that they were elated by their king undertaking obligations which took him for years together away from his native land.
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  • In the south, war with the Transvaal had been concluded by a British defeat; and the Dutch were elated, the English irritated, at the recollection of Majuba.
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  • For the Ruthenians, elated by their victory, refused to return to work, and demanded the abolition of all feudal obligations as the reward of their loyalty.
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  • Elated by this great success and by his victories over the Armenians, Kaikaus was induced to attempt the capture of the important city of Aleppo, at this time governed by the descendants of Saladin; but the affair miscarried.
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  • To the saintliness of the cloister he added the wisdom of the man of the world; he was constant in misfortune, not elated by prosperity, never "carrying things to the sweating-point'," but preserving, in a time of universal corruption, unreality and self-indulgence, a nature sweet, pure, self-denying, unaffected.
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  • Even this great concession did not satisfy the ambition of the Boers, who were naturally elated by their victories.
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