felicitate felicitate  /fə ˈlɪ sɪ ˌteɪt/

Definition(s):

  • (v) express congratulations

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Officials swarmed in to pump his hand, felicitate him, lead him out of the office through rooms filled with craning clerks, staring stenographers.
  2. Wherever the big British bird alighted for a few minutes to leave a passenger or pick up mail, in popped a Briton to felicitate and annoy King Albert.
  3. As one Socialist Republican to another, he dashed down to Madrid to felicitate the new Socialist Republican Government of Spain.

Quotes

  1. "I have in the last two weeks been receiving various delegations from across the country, all coming to congratulate and felicitate with me on my recent inauguration and assumption of office," Yar'Adua said. "While I appreciate this great...
    on Jun 14, 2007 By: Yar Adua Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It's been a full roller-coaster ride for me in the past week...... from New York to Dubai to Calicut, Pune, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai...... every day I've been in two cities. Can't be helped. Everywhere they want to felicitate me and I can't say no....
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: AR Rahman Source: NDTV.com

  3. "I wish to felicitate the nation on the Quaid's birth anniversary and urge the people to forge unity in their ranks to preserve and protect their democratic and political rights and thereby make Pakistan a shining example of prosperity and...
    on Dec 25, 2009 By: Asif Ali Zardari Source: Economic Times

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