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congratulation

Pronunciation: /kənˌgrætʃəˈleɪʃən; kənˌgrætjʊˈleɪʃən/

Translation of congratulation in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (praise) felicitación (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The community sends them congratulations and every good wish for a long and happy life together.
    • This is a great achievement and congratulations are extended to all concerned.
    • She has received many messages of congratulations and has been wished many more happy years.
    1.2
    (congratulations plural)
    enhorabuena (feminine), felicitaciones (feminine plural) to offer sb one's congratulations on sth darle* a algn la enhorabuena por algo she came across to receive their congratulations se acercó a recibir sus felicitaciones or la enhorabuena (as interjection/como interjección) (my) congratulations! ¡enhorabuena!, ¡felicitaciones! (Latin America/América Latina)

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