Exultance Ex*ult"ance, Exultancy Ex*ult"an*cy, n. [L. exsultantia.] Exultation. [Obs.] --Burton. Hammond. [1913 Webster]

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  • exultancy — exult ► VERB ▪ show or feel triumphant elation. DERIVATIVES exultancy noun exultant adjective exultantly adjective exultation noun exulting adjective. ORIGIN Latin exsultare, from exsilire leap up …   English terms dictionary

  • exultancy — noun Date: 1621 exultation …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • exultancy — See exultance. * * * …   Universalium

  • exultancy — noun exultance, exultation …   Wiktionary

  • exultancy — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The act or condition of feeling an uplifting joy over a success or victory: exultance, exultation, jubilance, jubilation, triumph. See HAPPY …   English dictionary for students

  • exultancy — n. joy, gaiety, glee …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exultancy — ex·ult·an·cy …   English syllables

  • exultancy — noun see exultance …   Useful english dictionary

  • Exultance — Ex*ult ance, Exultancy Ex*ult an*cy, n. [L. exsultantia.] Exultation. [Obs.] Burton. Hammond. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exultation — /eg zul tay sheuhn, ek sul /, n. the act of exulting; lively or triumphant joy, as over success or victory. Also, exultancy /ig zul tn see/, exultance. [1375 1425; late ME < L ex(s)ultation (s. of ex(s)ultatio), equiv. to ex(s)ultat(us) (ptp. of… …   Universalium

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