felicitation

[ fi-lis-i-tey-shuh n ]
/ fɪˌlɪs ɪˈteɪ ʃən /
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noun

an expression of good wishes; congratulation.

Origin of felicitation

First recorded in 1700–10; felicitate + -ion
Related formsself-fe·lic·i·ta·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for felicitations

felicitations

/ (fɪˌlɪsɪˈteɪʃənz) /

pl n, sentence substitute

a less common word for congratulation
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