How to Pronounce elation?

Correct pronunciation for the word "elation" is [ɪlˈe͡ɪʃən], [ɪlˈe‍ɪʃən], [ɪ_l_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n].

"Elation" in context

Elation is a feeling of joy and excitement, a sense of well being that comes with positive emotions. It is a heightened state of joy, enthusiasm, and optimism. People who experience elation may feel a sense of exhilaration, jubilation, and contentment. They may be more likely to take risks and make changes in their lives. They can experience physical responses like increased heart rate, faster breathing, and a feeling of warmth spreading through their bodies.

Elation can come from various sources, such as achieving personal successes, having meaningful relationships, or receiving recognition from peers.

What are similar-sounding words for elation?

Usage over time for elation:

This graph shows how "elation" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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