/ kEn5grAtFUleIt; kEn`^rAtFE9let/ v [Tn, Tn.pr]
~ sb (on sth) tell sb that one is pleased about his good fortune or achievements 祝贺; 庆贺; 道喜: congratulate sb on his marriage, new job, good exam results, etc 祝贺某人结婚﹑ 找到新工作﹑ 考试成绩优良等.
~ oneself (on/upon (doing) sth) consider oneself fortunate or successful; be proud (of sth) 认为自己幸运或成功; (为某事物而)自鸣得意: You can congratulate yourself on having done a good job. 你的工作做得很出色, 你应该感到自豪.
> congratulatory / kEn5grAtFUlEtErI; [email protected] -tR:rI; kEn`^rAtFElE9tRrI/ adj [usu attrib 通常作定语] intended to congratulate 祝贺的: congratulatory words, letters, telegrams, etc 贺词﹑ 贺信﹑ 贺电.