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felicitate

verb

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to express to (someone) admiration for his or her success or good fortune
  • the other pianists rushed to felicitate the winner of the piano competition

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“Felicitate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/felicitate. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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