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exult
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Frankenstein
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  • Professor Krempe often asked me, with a sly smile, how Cornelius Agrippa went on, whilst M. Waldman expressed the most heartfelt exultation in my progress.
  • The air was cold, and the rain again began to descend; we entered the hut, the fiend with an air of exultation, I with a heavy heart and depressed spirits.
  • I trod heaven in my thoughts, now exulting in my powers, now burning with the idea of their effects.
  • I shall ascend my funeral pile triumphantly and exult in the agony of the torturing flames.
  • "I gazed on my victim, and my heart swelled with exultation and hellish triumph; clapping my hands, I exclaimed, ’I too can create desolation; my enemy is not invulnerable; this death will carry despair to him, and a thousand other miseries shall torment and destroy him.’

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  • While she enjoyed the endless coverage and exultation of Amy Elliott Dunne.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • It was wild and exulting, like a hawk’s shrill cry.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind

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