Definition of Felicity in English :

Define Felicity in English

Felicity meaning in English

Meaning of Felicity in English

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Felicity pronunciation in English

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Felicity

see synonyms of felicity

1. felicitousness, felicity

pleasing and appropriate manner or style (especially manner or style of expression)

2. felicity, happiness

state of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy

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Felicity

see synonyms of felicity
noun plural -ties
1. 
happiness; joy
2. 
a cause of happiness
3. 
an appropriate expression or style
4. 
the quality or display of such expressions or style
5. philosophy
appropriateness (of a speech act). The performative I appoint you ambassador can only possess felicity if uttered by one in whom the authority for such appointments is vested

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Felicity

see synonyms of felicity
nounWord forms: plural feˈlicities
1. 
happiness; bliss
2. 
anything producing happiness; good fortune
3. 
a quality or knack of appropriate and pleasing expression in writing, speaking, painting, etc.
4. 
an apt expression or thought

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Felicity

see synonyms of felicity
n. pl. fe·lic·i·ties
1.
a. Great happiness; bliss.
b. An instance of great happiness.
2. A cause or source of happiness.
3.
a. An appropriate and pleasing manner or style: felicity of expression.
b. An instance of appropriate and pleasing manner or style.
4. Archaic Good fortune.

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