felicitous

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fe·lic·i·tous

 (fĭ-lĭs′ĭ-təs)
adj.
1. Admirably suited; apt: a felicitous comparison.
2. Exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style: a felicitous writer.
3. Marked by happiness or good fortune: a felicitous life.

fe·lic′i·tous·ly adv.
fe·lic′i·tous·ness n.
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felicitous

(fɪˈlɪsɪtəs)
adj
1. well-chosen; apt
2. possessing an agreeable style
3. producing or marked by happiness
feˈlicitously adv
feˈlicitousness n
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fe•lic•i•tous

(fɪˈlɪs ɪ təs)

adj.
1. well-suited for the occasion; apt; appropriate: a felicitous speech of acceptance.
2. pleasant: a felicitous occasion.
[1725–35]
fe•lic′i•tous•ly, adv.
fe•lic′i•tous•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.felicitous - exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style; "a felicitous speaker"
happy - enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure; "a happy smile"; "spent many happy days on the beach"; "a happy marriage"
infelicitous - not appropriate in application; defective; "an infelicitous remark"; "infelicitous phrasing"; "the infelicitous typesetting was due to illegible copy"
2.felicitous - marked by good fortunefelicitous - marked by good fortune; "a felicitous life"; "a happy outcome"
fortunate - having unexpected good fortune; "other, less fortunate, children died"; "a fortunate choice"
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felicitous

adjective fitting, timely, appropriate, inspired, suitable, neat, apt, well-chosen, well-timed, apposite, apropos, opportune, propitious, happy Her speech was not at all felicitous.
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felicitous

adjective
Suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place:
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Translations
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felicitous

[fɪˈlɪsɪtəs] ADJ (frm) → feliz, oportuno
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felicitous

adj, felicitously
adv (form)glücklich
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felicitous

[fɪˈlɪsɪtəs] adj (frm) → felice
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