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congrats

[ kuhn-grats, kuhng- ]
/ kənˈgræts, kəŋ- /
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noun, interjection Informal.

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Origin of congrats

First recorded in 1880–85; by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for congrats

congrats

chiefly Brit congratters (kənˈɡrætəz)

/ (kənˈɡræts) /

pl n, sentence substitute

informal shortened forms of congratulations
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