Ecstatic meaning

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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.

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Subject to ecstasy.
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Causing, or caused by, ecstasy.
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Extremely happy.
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Of, having the nature of, or characterized by ecstasy.
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Relating to, or caused by, ecstasy or excessive emotion.

Ecstatic gaze; ecstatic trance.

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Being in a state of ecstasy; joyful or enraptured.
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Marked by or expressing ecstasy.
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Feeling or characterized by ecstasy.
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(in the plural) Transports of delight; words or actions performed in a state of ecstasy.
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Origin of ecstatic

  • French extatique from Greek ekstatikos from ekstasis distraction ecstasy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition