ecstatic ecstatic  /ɛk ˈstæ tɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) feeling great rapture or delight

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The climax of the ritual celebration was not a drunken stupor but ecstatic union with the gods.
  2. Reviews have been ecstatic, but Tesla Motors has been hit hard by the financial crisis.
  3. Brain chemists track imbalances that could account for the ecstatic states of visionary saints or, some suggest, of Jesus.

News

  1. Georgia Tech sports: Kyle Wren ecstatic to be a Brave

    Georgia Tech sports: Kyle Wren ecstatic to be a Brave
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. 9 questions for Tesla's Elon Musk

    Tesla Motors, the California electric car maker, is enjoying an incredible run. In just the last month, it has reported its first-ever quarterly profit, paid off the $452 million balance of its federal alternative energy loan nine years early, and won an ecstatic review from Consumer Reports , which called the battery-powered Tesla Model S as good or better than any vehicle it has ever tested.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNN Money

  3. Hockey need bandwagon jumpers

    The rumbling of the 22, 237 ecstatic fans — who sold out the United Center for the Blackhawks’ double-overtime win to advance to the Stanley Cup finals — has finally started to quiet down. Raging seas of black and red have slowly settled and the city of Chicago is back to baseball for a few days. If there is one thing that has not waned since that win, it is the onslaught of bandwagon jumpers ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Daily Vidette

Quotes

  1. "You can see how excited he is about it," Bryant said. "You can see it in his eyes that he's ecstatic. It's been a long time since he had a champagne bath, and I knew that, so I made sure he became part of our circle and we got him pretty...
    on Jun 14, 2009 By: Kobe Bryant Source: FanHouse (blog)

  2. "Anna and I are thrilled to confirm that we are expecting in June and our families are ecstatic and grateful," Armstrong said in a statement released Tuesday night. "We are very much looking forward to what 2009 brings on many fronts. We...
    on Dec 24, 2008 By: Lance Armstrong Source: Sioux City Journal

  3. "Over the course of my career, I've won a few tournaments here and there, and it's been nice," Woods said. "This one, considering the field and the golf course and the conditions, ecstatic to have won here."
    on May 5, 2007 By: Tiger Wood Source: International Herald Tribune

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