Definition of congradulate
1. congratulate [ v ] say something to someone that expresses praise
Examples: "He complimented her on her last physics paper"
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...)
Bevo was congratulated for his efforts to stay in shape so_that he could help the team if his knee healed in_time .Synonyms congratulate compliment Related Terms praise congratulation
2. congratulate [ v ] express congratulationsUsed in print:
(The Philadelphia Inquirer,...)
I just wish to congratulate Inspector_Trimmer and his efficient police troops in cleaning the city of those horrible automobiles .
(Dog World, 46:4...)
After the Juniors were welcomed and congratulated for qualifying for the Finals of the Junior_Class , Mrs._William_H._Long , Jr. was introduced as the first speaker .Synonyms congratulate felicitate Related Terms bid congratulation felicity congratulation
3. congratulate [ v ] be proud of
Examples: "He prides himself on making it into law school"
4. congratulate [ v ] pride or congratulate (oneself) for an achievementSynonyms pride congratulate preen Related Terms gloat congratulation
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