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congratulate
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
congratulate /kən,grætjuleit/
  • 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
Concise Dictionary
congratulates|congratulated|congratulatingkən'grætjʊleɪt
verb
+say something to someone that expresses praise
+express congratulations
+be proud of
+pride or congratulate (oneself) for an achievement

Thesaurus Dictionary
v.
felicitate, compliment:
Her friends congratulated her on winning the award.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ verb [VN]
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.
Collocation Dictionary
verb

ADV.

warmly

VERB + CONGRATULATE

must, wish to, would like to
I must congratulate you on your excellent exam results.

PREP.

for
The employees should be congratulated for the part they have played in the success.
| on
She congratulated me warmly on my performance.

PHRASES

sb is to be congratulated
The company is to be congratulated on its success.



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