verb (used with object), fe·lic·i·tat·ed, fe·lic·i·tat·ing.
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Origin of felicitate
OTHER WORDS FROM felicitatefe·lic·i·ta·tor, nounun·fe·lic·i·tat·ed, adjectiveun·fe·lic·i·tat·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for felicitate
This is but a word to say how much we felicitate ourselves on having made the acquaintance of Hughie.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Lieutenant Banning, mopping his brow, stepped forward to felicitate his commanding officer.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham
They should call on her and felicitate her as soon as they have been informed of the affair.The Complete Bachelor|Walter Germain
It is less common, although also unobjectionable, to hear people felicitate with themselves on being good guests.Adventures and Enthusiasms|E. V. Lucas
And then regaining control of himself, "I suppose I ought," with a forced and ghastly smile, "to felicitate you on your escape."The Long Night|Stanley Weyman