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felicitate

adjective fe·lic·i·tate \ fi-ˈli-sə-ˌtāt \

Definition of felicitate

obsolete
: made happy

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Origin and Etymology of felicitate

Late Latin felicitatus, past participle of felicitare to make happy, from Latin felicitas

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felicitate

verb

Definition of felicitate

felicitated; felicitating
1 archaic : to make happy
2 a : to consider happy or fortunate
b : to offer congratulations to

felicitation

play \fi-ˌli-sə-ˈtā-shən\ noun

felicitator

play \fi-ˈli-sə-ˌtā-tər\ noun

Examples of felicitate in a Sentence

  1. the other pianists rushed to felicitate the winner of the piano competition

First Known Use of felicitate

1628



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