What does Applause mean?

Definitions for Applause
əˈplɔzAp·plause

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. applause, hand clapping, clapping(noun)

    a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together

Wiktionary

  1. applause(Noun)

    The act of applauding; approbation and praise publicly expressed by the clapping of hands, stamping or tapping of the feet, acclamation, huzzas, or other means; marked commendation.

    Etymology: From the applausus, from applaudo (whence the verb applaud).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Applause(noun)

    the act of applauding; approbation and praise publicly expressed by clapping the hands, stamping or tapping with the feet, acclamation, huzzas, or other means; marked commendation

Freebase

  1. Applause

    Applause is primarily the expression of approval by the act of clapping, or striking the palms of the hands together, in order to create noise. Audiences are usually expected to applaud after a performance, such as a musical concert, speech, or play. In most western countries, audience members clap their hands at random to produce a constant noise; however, it tends to synchronize naturally to a weak degree. As a form of mass nonverbal communication, it is a simple indicator of the average relative opinion of the entire group; the louder and longer the noise, the stronger the sign of approval.

How to pronounce Applause?

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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say Applause in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Applause in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Applause in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Applause in a Sentence

  1. Sahil Kapur:

    Confiscation with compensation, as I would call it, a number of Democratic candidates are in favor of it. Kamala Harris says Kamala Harris is, Cory Booker said Cory Booker's in favor. Beto O'Rourke made an impassioned case to the audience at the New Hampshire Democratic Convention and drew cheers and applause. This is a risky idea, but it reflects the growing appetite among Democrats to take far-reaching steps to control guns, not only new sales but to take existing military-style weapons off the street.

  2. Robert Montgomery:

    If you achieve success, you will get applause, and if you get applause, you will hear it. My advice to you concerning applause is this; enjoy it but never quite believe it.

  3. Arthur Schnabel:

    Applause is a receipt, not a bill.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    The president of the United States is declaring a national emergency to honor an applause line in a rally, if the Congress rolls over on this, the president is likely to do it again.

  5. David Johnson:

    The first real burst of applause was when she said I know you all are looking forward to me debating Hillary Clinton, and the place just roared.

Images & Illustrations of Applause

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