Synonyms for elan

Synonyms for (noun) elan

Synonyms: elan

Definition: enthusiastic and assured vigor and liveliness

Usage: a performance of great elan and sophistication

Similar words: life, liveliness, spirit, sprightliness

Definition: animation and energy in action or expression

Usage: it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it


Synonyms: elan, dash, flair, panache, style

Definition: distinctive and stylish elegance

Usage: he wooed her with the confident dash of a cavalry officer

Similar words: elegance

Definition: a refined quality of gracefulness and good taste

Usage: she conveys an aura of elegance and gentility


Synonyms: elan, zeal, ardor, ardour

Definition: a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)

Usage: they were imbued with a revolutionary ardor; he felt a kind of religious zeal

Similar words: avidity, avidness, keenness, eagerness

Definition: a positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with something