Or potentially a word that is used in another language to describe this feeling?


Exultation = the act of exulting; lively or triumphant joy, as over success or victory (Dictionary.com).

Elation = a feeling or state of great joy or pride; exultant gladness; high spirits (Dictionary.com).

Triumph = the joy or exultation of victory or success (Merriam-Webster).

Festivity = An experience or expression of celebratory feeling, merriment, gaiety (Wictionary).

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    ok............. – Jan May 16 '19 at 11:48
  • +1 for triumph. The other feelings could be felt without winning something. – S Conroy May 17 '19 at 19:05

There are several ways. For example, "over the moon" is a common expression in the UK.


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