exaltation: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (eg"zôl-tā'shun, ek"sôl-), [key]
— n.
  1. the act of exalting.
  2. the state of being exalted.
  3. elation of mind or feeling, sometimes abnormal or morbid in character; rapture: mystical exaltation; euphoric exaltation.
  4. a flight of larks.
  5. the sign of the zodiac in which the most positive influence of a planet is expressed (opposed to fall).
  6. (formerly) the process of subliming.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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