Definition of congradulation
1. congratulation [ n ] acknowledgement that someone has an occasion for celebrationUsed in print:
(David Boroff, "Jewish Teen-Age Culture"...)
At_the_same_time , there is a good_deal of self congratulation at attending a good college - they are even inclined to exaggerate its not inconsiderable virtues - and they express pleasure at the cozy in-group feeling that the college generates .
(87th Congress, 1st Session. Congressional Record....)
My heartiest congratulations go to their successors , Orvil_E._Dryfoos and John_B._Oakes , who can be counted_upon to sustain the illustrious tradition of the New_York_Times .
(Harry Olesker, Impact....)
Somehow , Blanche managed to cover the stunned surprise and offer her congratulations .Synonyms congratulation felicitation Related Terms speech_act acknowledgment congratulate
2. congratulation [ n ] (usually plural) an expression of pleasure at the success or good fortune of another
Examples: "I sent them my sincere congratulations on their marriage"
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