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  • The Buzzword of the Day for 07/27/2016 is:congratulation (noun) \kun-gratch-uh-LAY-shun\ What does it mean? 1 : the act of congratulating2 : an expression of joy or pleasure at another's success or good fortune -- usually used in pluralHow do you use it? The principal offered his hearty congratulations to the winners of the student council elections. Are you a word wiz? Which of these words are cousins of "congratulation"? A. conga, congruent, graphic B. great, gross, large C. laudable, laughable, praiseworthy D. grateful, grace, agree Check your answer on Word Central.

 

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