- The act of expressing joy or acknowledgment, as for the achievement or good fortune of another.
- often felicitations An expression of such joy or acknowledgment.
Variant of felicitate
transitive verbfelicitated, felicitating
- Archaic to make happy
- to wish happiness to; congratulate
Origin of felicitate; from Classical Latin felicitatus, past participle of felicitare, to make happy ; from felix: see felicific
Obsolete made happy