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 Dictionary entry overview: What does felicitous mean? 

FELICITOUS (adjective)
  The adjective FELICITOUS has 2 senses:

1. exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style
2. marked by good fortune

  Familiarity information: FELICITOUS used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

FELICITOUS (adjective)

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Exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style

Context example:

a felicitous speaker


congratulatory; gratulatory (expressive of sympathetic pleasure or joy on account of someone's success or good fortune)

happy; well-chosen (well expressed and to the point)

well-turned ((of language) aptly and pleasingly expressed)

well-wishing (extending good wishes for success)


happy (enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure or good fortune)


felicitousness; felicity (pleasing and appropriate manner or style (especially manner or style of expression))


infelicitous (not appropriate in application; defective)

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Marked by good fortune


felicitous; happy

Context examples:

a felicitous life / a happy outcome


fortunate (having unexpected good fortune)

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