felicitate
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felicitate [fɪˈlɪsɪteɪt]
transitive verb
felicitar; congratular
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
felicitar
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Listen to an audio pronunciation
felicitar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to give congratulations)
a. to congratulate
Sus profesores lo felicitaron por su graduación.His professors congratulated him on his graduation.
b. to wish
Tengo que llamar a mi hermana para felicitarla por su cumpleaños.I have to call my sister to wish her happy birthday.
felicitarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (to be happy)
a. to be pleased
Me felicito de que hayamos logrado nuestras cuotas de ventas anuales.I'm pleased that all of us have reached our yearly sales quotas.
b. to be glad
Se felicitó por ver a su hija tan feliz en el día de su boda.He was glad to see his daughter so happy on her wedding day.
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felicitar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to congratulate
¡te felicito!congratulations!
felicita a Ana, es su cumpleañoswish Ana well, it's her birthday
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
2. (general)
a. to be pleased o glad
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felicitar
transitive verb
to congratulate
felicitar a algn por algo to congratulate sb on sth; ¡le felicito! congratulations!; well done!; felicitar la Navidad a algn to wish sb a happy Christmas
pronominal verb
felicitarse
felicitarse de algo to be glad about sth
me felicito de que todos estéis bien
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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