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See also: félicitation
- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
felicitation (plural felicitations)
- A man is often wished congratulations on the event of his engagement or marriage. However, it is considered rude to "congratulate" a lady (for "catching" a husband?), so she is wished "felicitations" instead.
congratulation — see congratulation