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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A state of well-founded happiness. Also: The quality of being well-chosen or suitable.

Usage examples (36)
  • Human felicity is produced not so much by great pieces of good fortune that seldom happen, as by little advantages that occur every day.
  • Noun, : marital felicity. ,felicity of expression. ,the many felicities of the poem
  • Its force, its felicity is in its reach toward the ineffable.
  • The greatness of this future felicity is declared and illustrated, for more
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