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Brave New World
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  • The Director’s threats had actually elated him, made him feel larger than life.
  • And because they were polite, Bernard felt positively gigantic–gigantic and at the same time light with elation, lighter than air.
  • For Bernard left the room with a swagger, exulting, as he banged the door behind him, in the thought that he stood alone, embattled against the order of things; elated by the intoxicating consciousness of his individual significance and importance.
  • Obediently, but unsmiling and (wholly insensible of the honour done to her) without elation, Lenina walked after him, out of the room.
  • An emblem of the inner tide of startled elation, the blood rushed up into Lenina’s cheeks.

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  • The elated winner couldn’t stop smiling.
  • I felt elated the first day of summer break.

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