Translation of "congratulate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /kənˈɡrætʃ·ʊ·leɪt/ us /kənˈɡrætʃ·əˌleɪt/ present participle congratulating, past tense and past participle congratulated

to tell someone that you are happy about something good that they have done

I congratulated Lulu on passing her exam.

(Translation of “congratulate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /kənˈɡrӕtjuleit/

(often with on) to express pleasure and joy to (a person) at a happy event, a success etc

She congratulated him on passing his driving test.
congratulatory /-lə-/ adjective

de felicitación, de enhorabuena
She has received lots of congratulatory messages.
congratulation noun

(usually in plural)

Warmest congratulations on the birth of your baby
a message of congratulation.

(Translation of “congratulate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)