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elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
apparition - ghost; phantom
atrocity - brutal deed; ADJ. atrocious
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
insularity - narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula
animated - lively; spirited
equilibrium - balance of opposing forces; balance of the mind; equanimity
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
constraint - restraint; compulsion; repression of feelings; reticence; V. constrain: hold back; restrain; compel; oblige; confine forcibly; imprison