An ecstatic woman.
The definition of ecstatic is in a state of great delight or joy.
An example of ecstatic is the feeling a couple has when their first child is born.
- of, having the nature of, or characterized by ecstasy
- causing, or caused by, ecstasy
- subject to ecstasy
Origin of ecstaticMedieval Latin ecstaticus from Classical Greek ekstatikos
- Marked by or expressing ecstasy.
- Being in a state of ecstasy; joyful or enraptured.
Origin of ecstaticFrench extatique from Greek ekstatikos from ekstasis distraction ; see ecstasy .
(comparative more ecstatic, superlative most ecstatic)