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congratulate /kənˈɡrætʃəleɪt, kənˈɡrætʃʊleɪt/ verb [transitive]


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congratulate
[verb]
Synonyms: compliment, pat on the back, wish joy to
Contrasted words: belittle, depreciate, disparage, knock, run down, slur
Related Idioms: pat one on the back, tender (or offer) congratulation, wish one joy, wish one well
Related Words: applaud, laud, praise, bless, compliment
English Thesaurus: praise, congratulate, compliment, flatter, rave about something, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

congratulate /kənˈɡrætʃəleɪt, kənˈɡrætʃʊleɪt/ verb [transitive]
[Date: 1500-1600; Language: Latin; Origin: past participle of congratulari 'to wish happiness', from com- ( ⇒ COM-) + gratus 'pleasing']

1. to tell someone that you are happy because they have achieved something or because something nice has happened to them:
He never even stopped to congratulate me.
congratulate somebody on something
She congratulated me warmly on my exam results.
congratulate somebody for (doing) something
All three are to be congratulated for doing so well.

2. congratulate yourself (on something) to feel pleased and proud of yourself because you have achieved something or something good has happened to you:
I congratulated myself on my good fortune.
—congratulatory /kənˌɡrætʃəˈleɪtəri, kənˌɡrætʃʊˈleɪtəri $ -ˈɡrætʃələtɔːri/ adjective:
congratulatory messages

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

congratulate
verb
ADV. warmly
VERB + CONGRATULATE must, wish to, would like to I must congratulate you on your excellent exam results.
PREP. for The employees should be congratulated for the part they have played in the success.
on She congratulated me warmly on my performance.
PHRASES sb is to be congratulated The company is to be congratulated on its success.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

congratulate
verb
BAD: First of all I'd like to congratulate you both for your wedding.
GOOD: First of all I'd like to congratulate you both on your wedding.

Usage Note:
congratulate sb on (doing ) sth : 'The President was among the first to congratulate the crew on the success of their mission.' 'On behalf of the school, I'd like to congratulate the first eleven on getting through to the final.'

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Common Errors


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TahlilGaran : دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی congratulate) | علیرضا معتمد , دیکشنری تحلیلگران , وب اپلیکیشن , تحلیلگران , دیکشنری , آنلاین , آیفون , IOS , آموزش مجازی 4.40 : 2109
4.40دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی congratulate)
دیکشنری تحلیلگران (وب اپلیکیشن، ویژه کاربران آیفون، IOS) | دیکشنری آنلاین تحلیلگران (معنی congratulate) | موسس و مدیر مسئول :