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English definition of “congratulations”


exclamation, plural noun    /kənˌɡrætʃ·əˈleɪ·ʃənz, -ˌɡrædʒ-/
an expression communicating to someone how pleased you are about his or her success or happiness: “I passed my driving test.” “Congratulations!” Give him my congratulations when you see him.
(Definition of congratulations exclamation, plural noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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