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Pronunciation: / felisite /

Translation of féliciter in English:

verbe transitif

also: se féliciter verbe pronominal

  • (se réjouir) See examples: se féliciter de quelque chose
    to be very pleased about something
    je me félicite d'avoir été présent
    I'm very pleased I was there
    je me félicite de vous l'entendre dire
    I'm very pleased to hear you say it
    il se félicite que l'accord soit conclu
    he is very pleased that the agreement has been made
    il a accepté et je m'en félicite
    he has agreed, and I am very pleased

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