Definitions

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  • v. Present participle of felicitate.

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Examples

  • M.N. Subramani, president of the city-based VeKare Ex-Servicemen Trust, who first mooted the idea of felicitating ex-servicemen and remember the personnel who were killed in the line of duty by honouring their family members, said that this is for the first time that war widows were being honoured by the district authorities during Republic Day celebrations.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • I followed him barefeet till Kumbharwada and returned home after shooting the Muslims felicitating the Raja at Do Tanki.

    Archive 2009-09-01

  • Lutchinovka with the object of ‘felicitating our honoured guest on his advent to the halls of his ancestors.’

    The Jew and other stories

  • Beauchamp came in, and I thought would have relieved us: but he put my aunt in mind of an almost-forgotten part of her dream; for just such a joyful meeting, just such expressions of gladness, did she dream of, as she now beheld, and heard, between my brother and him felicitating each other.

    Sir Charles Grandison

  • She concludes, with ‘desiring to be informed of our nuptials the moment they are celebrated, that she may be with the earliest in felicitating me on the happy occasion.’

    Clarissa Harlowe

  • The case of Kumra Manku Bai of Adilabad district should stand as a classic example in the protection of tribal lands, the Union minister said before felicitating the Gond woman who successfully fought legal battle to reclaim her land after 37 years.

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • December 13th, 2008 at 8: 40 am PST hai google earth, i am pleased to sit infront of you for felicitating for your wonderfull service. reply yagnesh

    Profile – Google Earth (relaunch)

  • Bababalouk and his fraternity, felicitating each other in a low voice on their disability of ever being fathers, obeyed the mandate of the vizir; who, seconding their exertions to the utmost of his power, at length accomplished his generous enterprise, and retired as he resolved, to lament at his leisure.

    The History of the Caliph Vathek

  • Let me join the other speakers in felicitating you on your unanimous election.

    Statement of VP GMA for the Special Session of UNGASS

  • I am most privileged, Mr. Chairman, that you should ask me to speak for another select group, the Militia of the Toronto Garrison, which has sincere cause for felicitating His Honour and with us are joined the Reserves of the Royal Canadian Navy and the Royal Canadian Air Force.

    Dinner In Honour of The Honourable J. Keiller Mackay

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