English - Vietnamese Dictionary
congratulate /kən,grætjuleit/Concise Dictionary
- ngoại động từ
- chúc mừng, khen ngợi
- to congratulate someone on something: mừng ai về việc gì
- to congratulate oneself on something: tự mình lấy làm sung sướng (vui thích) về một việc gì, mừng cho mình về việc gì
+say something to someone that expresses praise
+be proud of
+pride or congratulate (oneself) for an achievement
Advanced English Dictionary
Her friends congratulated her on winning the award.
+ verb [VN]Collocation Dictionary
1 ~ sb (on sth) to tell sb that you are pleased about their success or achievements: I congratulated them all on their results. + The authors are to be congratulated on producing such a clear and authoritative work.
2 ~ yourself (on sth) to feel pleased and proud because you have achieved sth or been successful at sth: You can congratulate yourself on having done an excellent job.
VERB + CONGRATULATE
must, wish to, would like to
I must congratulate you on your excellent exam results.
The employees should be congratulated for the part they have played in the success.
She congratulated me warmly on my performance.
sb is to be congratulated
The company is to be congratulated on its success.
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