Wish a happy birthday

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Definition

to wish (someone) a happy birthday: to express a hope that (someone) has a good birthday
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I called my mom to wish her a happy birthday. When she answered the phone, I sang 'Happy Birthday'.

Examples

  • "Ok, everyone, get ready to sing 'Happy Birthday' when I open the door."
  • "Staff : (Singing) Happy birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday dear Icarus, happy birthday to you!"
  • "Philip : Happy Birthday, Icarus!"
  • "Philip : Happy birthday, dude."
  • "Bruno : Oh. Happy birthday. Nice sweater."
  • "Happy Birthday, Funky Fridays!"
  • "Really, Happy Birthday Funky Friday!"

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