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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The act of expressing joy or acknowledgment, as for the achievement or good fortune of another.
  • noun An expression of such joy or acknowledgment.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of felicitating; expression of joy for another's happiness or good fortune; congratulation.
  • noun Synonyms Congratulation, Felicitation. See congratulation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of felicitating; a wishing of joy or happiness; congratulation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The act of felicitating; a wishing of joy or happiness; congratulation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun (usually plural) an expression of pleasure at the success or good fortune of another
  • noun the act of acknowledging that someone has an occasion for celebration

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