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synonyms for congratulate

  • applaud
  • laud
  • praise
  • salute
  • bless
  • boost
  • felicitate
  • stroke
  • toast
  • give a big cigar
  • give bouquet
  • give regards
  • gold star
  • hand it to
  • hear it for
  • pat on back
  • rejoice with
  • wish happy returns
  • wish joy to
  • wish one well
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antonyms for congratulate

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  • blame
  • condemn
  • commiserate
  • criticize
  • harp
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A Details cover depicting Timberlake and congratulating him for “getting into Britney’s pants” appears on-screen.
BRITNEY SPEARS AND THE TRAUMA OF BEING YOUNG, FEMALE AND FAMOUS IN THE ’90SASHLEY FETTERSFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We've always tried to — when we're in the back, hanging out, waiting for them — when each of them come out, congratulate them either way, whether it's a win or loss.
DARRYL MORSELL’S PARENTS ATTENDED HIS FIRST 97 MARYLAND GAMES. THE PANDEMIC ENDED THE STREAK.EMILY GIAMBALVOFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Alphonso David, president of the Human Rights Campaign, congratulated Buttigieg for his “historic confirmation” in a statement.
IN FIRST FOR LGBTQ HISTORY, BUTTIGIEG CONFIRMED AS CABINET-LEVEL APPOINTEECHRIS JOHNSONFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
Then little by little our friends and family, chosen and biological, joined us to congratulate us and wish us well.
THIS COUNTRY IS A RISKY PLACE TO BE A PARENT, AND THE PANDEMIC REMINDED ME OF THATHALEY SWENSONJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Some were prepared to issue statements congratulating legislators.
BILL BANNING LOCKED SECLUSION AND FACE-DOWN RESTRAINTS IN ILLINOIS SCHOOLS STALLS AS LAWMAKERS RUN OUT OF TIMEBY JENNIFER SMITH RICHARDS, CHICAGO TRIBUNE, AND JODI S. COHEN, PROPUBLICAJANUARY 14, 2021PROPUBLICA
Billy Ray Cyrus, who was featured on the song’s remix, also hopped on Twitter to congratulate Lil Nas X on his accomplishment, thanking his fans and record label for the support.
LIL NAS X’S “OID TOWN ROAD” IS THE HIGHEST CERTIFIED SONG IN HISTORY!BROOKLYN WHITEJANUARY 12, 2021ESSENCE.COM
I even wrote a letter to myself from her congratulating me on an accomplishment.
HOW TO FIND FREEDOM FROM GRIEFJASMINE GRANTJANUARY 7, 2021ESSENCE.COM
Stimson shared photos from the event on its Facebook page, congratulating the team for winning.
TIMBER TAX CUTS COST OREGON TOWNS BILLIONS. THEN POLLUTED WATER DROVE UP THE PRICE.BY TONY SCHICK, OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING, AND ROB DAVIS, THE OREGONIAN/OREGONLIVEJANUARY 1, 2021PROPUBLICA
Powell said he had not discussed policy issues with Yellen but did congratulate her on her nomination.
FED LEADERS MORE OPTIMISTIC ON JOBS, GDP GROWTH AT FINAL 2020 POLICY MEETINGRACHEL SIEGELDECEMBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON POST
One of the first players to congratulate her was her younger sister, Sam, a fellow midfielder who started against the Netherlands and played 28 of her 89 minutes next to Kristie.
THE MEWIS SISTERS ARE PLAYING SOCCER TOGETHER AGAIN. THIS TIME, IT’S AT THE HIGHEST LEVEL.JENN HATFIELDDECEMBER 8, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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