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congratulate

verb [T]  us   /kənˈɡrætʃ·əˌleɪt, -ˈɡrædʒ-/
to praise someone by expressing pleasure at that person's success or happiness: I congratulated Jill on winning the award.
Translations of “congratulate”
in Arabic يُهَنِّيء…
in Korean 축하하다…
in Malaysian mengucapkan tahniah…
in French féliciter (qqn de qqch.)…
in Turkish tebrik etmek, kutlamak…
in Italian congratularsi con…
in Chinese (Traditional) 祝賀, 慶賀, 恭喜…
in Russian поздравлять…
in Polish gratulować…
in Vietnamese chúc mừng…
in Spanish felicitar…
in Portuguese congratular, parabenizar…
in Thai แสดงความยินดี…
in German gratulieren…
in Catalan felicitar…
in Japanese (人)にお祝いを言う…
in Indonesian mengucapkan selamat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 祝贺, 庆贺, 恭喜…
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