What does the word elate mean?

Usage examples for elate

  1. He had come to it a weary pilgrim, discouraged and unknown; he was leaving it with a new name and fame- elate, triumphant, even if a fugitive. – Mark Twain, A Biography, Vol. 1, Part 1, 1835-1866 The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine
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