He held out his arms with a gesture indescribable, elate, nervous with his passion.
He was very sprightly and elate, but I was in no sort of mood to share in his buoyancy.
The host, elate with the honour of Nell's coming, was eager to offer us accommodation.
This they knew the desert could never do, and it caused their spirits to elate with hope.
I would have been elate but ...