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English definition of “felicitous”

felicitous

adjective     /fəˈlɪs.ɪ.təs/ US  /-t̬əs/ literary
suitable or right and expressing well the intended thought or feeling : He summed up Jack's achievements in one or two felicitous phrases .Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good → Opposite infelicitous felicitously     /-li/ US  /-t̬əs-/ adverb a felicitously phrased speech Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
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