elat·ed /-ˈletəd/ 形容詞
E·late v. t. [imp. & p. p. Elated; p. pr. & vb. n. Elating.]
1. To raise; to exalt. [R.]
By the potent sun elated high. --Thomson.
2. To exalt the spirit of; to fill with confidence or exultation; to elevate or flush with success; to puff up; to make proud.
Foolishly elated by spiritual pride. --Warburton.
You ought not be elated at the chance mishaps of your enemies. --Jowett (Thucyd. ).
adj 1: exultantly proud and joyful; in high spirits; "the elated
winner"; "felt elated and excited" [ant: dejected]
2: full of high-spirited delight [syn: gleeful, joyful, jubilant]