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felicitation

See definition of felicitation on Dictionary.com
  • as incompliment
  • as incongratulation
  • as inpat on the back

synonyms for felicitation

  • admiration
  • adulation
  • applause
  • blessing
  • commendation
  • courtesy
  • endorsement
  • homage
  • ovation
  • tribute
  • acclaim
  • acclamation
  • appreciation
  • approval
  • bouquet
  • cajolery
  • comp
  • confirmation
  • congratulations
  • encomium
  • eulogy
  • favor
  • honor
  • laud
  • laurels
  • notice
  • orchid
  • panegyric
  • posy
  • regard
  • respects
  • sanction
  • sentiment
  • veneration
  • buttering up
  • good word
  • kudo
  • laudation
  • pat on the back
  • warm fuzzy
See also synonyms for: felicitations
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antonyms for felicitation

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  • blame
  • censure
  • criticism
  • disapproval
  • disregard
  • silence
  • condemnation
  • disfavor
  • dislike
  • disrespect
  • ignorance
  • neglect
  • opposition
  • refusal
  • veto
  • complaint
  • denunciation
  • insult
  • libel
  • slander
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    How to use felicitation in a sentence

    Not for Vartan the now ubiquitous internet felicitation of “Hi.”
    IN DREAMS BEGIN RESPONSIBILITIES: THE BOUNTIFUL LIFE OF VARTAN GREGORIANRICHARD STENGELAPRIL 18, 2021TIME
    Your felicitation, benign, though doubtless gold at heart, is set in a doubtful frame.
    KAI LUNG'S GOLDEN HOURSERNEST BRAMAH
    It has been suggested that we send him a wireless despatch of appreciation and felicitation in the name of the association.
    PAPERS AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRTY-FOURTH ANNUAL MEETING OF THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION HELD AT OTTAWA, CANADA JUNE 26-JULY 2, 1912VARIOUS
    Shouts arose, trumpets blew their blasts, and each lady waved her handkerchief, in felicitation of the happy union.
    THE BRAVOJ. FENIMORE COOPER
    A library has no especial reason for self-felicitation simply because it distributes a large number of books.
    THE LIBRARY AND SOCIETYVARIOUS
    With some faltered excuse for getting out of the room, the subject of this untimely felicitation escaped.
    WANTED: A HUSBANDSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
    There was another gay burst of felicitation, after which Carlisle became somewhat silent.
    V. V.'S EYESHENRY SYDNOR HARRISON
    Mackenzie saw him blend into the gloom of early morning with a feeling of self-felicitation on his act of yesterday.
    THE FLOCKMASTER OF POISON CREEKGEORGE W. OGDEN
    He came up with stilted phrases of felicitation which sent Jeff instantly back into his impenetrable shell of silence.
    THE SAFETY CURTAIN, AND OTHER STORIESETHEL M. DELL
    Her bright look at Robin Drummond was full of sympathetic admiration, of felicitation.
    MARY GRAYKATHARINE TYNAN
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