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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Expressive of sympathetic pleasure or joy on account of someone's success or good fortune.

Usage examples (32)
  • A congratulatory telegram
  • You know, people have been very congratulatory, which is good.
  • With a touch of cynicism he recalled the congratulatory messages -- the very first it had carried.
  • Don't worry, it will be less 'congratulatory' and more religious we promise. for more
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