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FELICITATION

 Dictionary entry overview: What does felicitation mean? 

FELICITATION (noun)
  The noun FELICITATION has 2 senses:

1. (usually plural) an expression of pleasure at the success or good fortune of another
2. the act of acknowledging that someone has an occasion for celebration

  Familiarity information: FELICITATION used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FELICITATION (noun)


Sense 1felicitation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(usually plural) an expression of pleasure at the success or good fortune of another

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

felicitation; congratulation

Context example:

I sent them my sincere congratulations on their marriage

Hypernyms ("felicitation" is a kind of...):

expression; verbal expression; verbalism (the communication (in speech or writing) of your beliefs or opinions)

Domain usage:

plural; plural form (the form of a word that is used to denote more than one)


Sense 2felicitation [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of acknowledging that someone has an occasion for celebration

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

congratulation; felicitation

Hypernyms ("felicitation" is a kind of...):

speech act (the use of language to perform some act)


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