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Meaning of FELICITOUS

Pronunciation:  fi'lisitus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style; "a felicitous speaker"
  2. [adj]  marked by good fortune; "a felicitous life"; "a happy outcome"
 

FELICITOUS is a 10 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: congratulatory, fortunate, gratulatory, happy, well-chosen, well-turned, well-wishing(a)
 
 Antonyms: infelicitous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fe*lic"i*tous\, a.
Characterized by felicity; happy; prosperous; delightful;
skilful; successful; happily applied or expressed;
appropriate.

      Felicitous words and images.             --M. Arnold.
-- {Fe*lic"i*tous*ly}, adv. -- {Fe*lic"i*tous*ness}, n.

 
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