To pride (oneself)
Pride is defined as to indulge in feelings of self satisfaction.
To clean and trim (the feathers) with the beak
Felicitate is defined as to praise or wish happiness to someone.
To show fondness, regard, or respect for by giving a gift or performing a favor.
Toast is defined as to warm, heat or brown, or to give cheers to someone.
(Now Rare) To be in harmony or accord
To acknowledge with praise; commend
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
To judge the merits and faults of; analyze and evaluate:
To feel or show sorrow or pity for
To abide by an agreement.
Find another word for congratulating. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for congratulating, like: pluming, priding, preening, felicitating, complimenting, toasting, sympathizing, saluting, praising, piquing and lauding.