To better see all uses of the word
Brave New World
please enable javascript.

Used In
Brave New World
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • 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.

  • There are no more uses of "elated" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • The elated winner couldn’t stop smiling.
  • I felt elated the first day of summer break.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading