felicity felicity  /fɪ ˈlɪ sə ti/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) pleasing and appropriate manner or style (especially manner or style of expression)
  2. (n) state of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At a very young age she could write with great felicity and astounded her teachers with her essay on environment.
  2. Bertha had a natural felicity in dealing with the elderly and the infirm and was missed immensely after she left the NGO.
  3. From felicity of thought comes felicity of expression.

News

  1. FFA members attend Washington Leadership Conference

    Three Felicity-Franklin FFA members traveled to Washington D.C. for the Washington Leadership Conference held by the National FFA Organization June 4 to June 9.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  2. What Tech Can Do For Your Health And Your Government

    Ashoka UK Communications Manager Felicity McLean (@flickmclean) caught up with three leading social entrepreneurs to chat about whether technology can and does open up governments, and if online communities can serve to transform societal interaction and cohesion for the better. How can technology make your government more open? “At its purest, technology can sponsor transparency and empower ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Felicity Price used true story for thriller

    Four Australian pals go on vacation to Cambodia. Only three come back — and they’re all freaking out. That’s the setup for “Wish You Were Here,” a psychological thriller that stars Joel Edgerton (the philandering, bullying husband in “The Great Gatsby”) as Dave Flanner, Felicity Price as his pregnant wife Alice, Teresa Palmer as her sister Steph and Antony Starr as her boyfriend Jeremy.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  1. Al-Banna stated, "Their [the warriors of Jihad] pure blood is a symbol of victory in this world and the mark of success and felicity in the world to come."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Hassan al-Banna Source: Right Side News

  2. "I would say Felicity Huffman and Nicolette Sheridan both were extremely consistently professional," Zeman told the show. "Nobody really crossed the line except for Marcia Cross, who really crossed the line and was humiliating people and...
    on Apr 5, 2005 By: Ned Zeman Source: NBC 11.com

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