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used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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feel or express extreme happiness or elation
  • And then I gave a cry of exultation, for a tiny pin-point of yellow light had suddenly transfixed the dark veil, and glowed steadily in the centre of the black square framed by the window.
    Chapter 9 — Second Report of Dr. Watson (56% in)
  • His features were still composed, but his eyes shone with amused exultation.
    Chapter 13 — Fixing the Nets (31% in)

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