Felicitation - definition, transcription

Amer.  |fəˌlɪsɪˈteɪʃən|
Brit.  |fəˌlɪsɪˈteɪʃən|

noun

- (usually plural) an expression of pleasure at the success or good fortune of another (syn: congratulation)
- the act of acknowledging that someone has an occasion for celebration (syn: congratulation)

Examples

...the other pianists rushed to felicitate the winner of the piano competition...

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