What does applaud mean?

Definitions for applaud
əˈplɔdap·plaud

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word applaud.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. applaud, clap, spat, acclaim(verb)

    clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval

  2. applaud(verb)

    express approval of

    "I applaud your efforts"

Wiktionary

  1. applaud(Noun)

    Applause; applauding.

  2. applaud(Noun)

    Plaudit.

  3. applaud(Verb)

    To express approval (of something) by clapping the hands.

    After the performance, the audience applauded for five minutes

  4. applaud(Verb)

    To praise, or express approval for something or someone.

    Although we don't like your methods, we applaud your motives.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Applaud(verb)

    to show approval of by clapping the hands, acclamation, or other significant sign

  2. Applaud(verb)

    to praise by words; to express approbation of; to commend; to approve

  3. Applaud(verb)

    to express approbation loudly or significantly

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Applaud

    ap-plawd′, v.t. to praise by clapping the hands: to praise loudly: to express loudly approval of anything: to extol.—n. Applaud′er.—p.adj. Applaud′ing.—adv. Applaud′ingly.—n. Applause′, praise loudly expressed: acclamation.—adj. Applaus′ive.—adv. Applaus′ively. [L. applaud-ĕread, to, plaudĕre, plausum, to clap. See Explode.]

CrunchBase

  1. Applaud

    Applaud, LLC develops and operates a social networking website. The website allows students to log in and create a profile, add the profiles of friends and teachers, upload photos, and invite others to write Grad notes to be included in the profile. Applaud, LLC was formerly known as Applaud Book Company, LLC and changed its name to Applaud, LLC in August 2010. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

How to pronounce applaud?

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How to say applaud in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of applaud in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of applaud in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of applaud in a Sentence

  1. Robert Lowery:

    Our frustration is, we deal with a very desensitized public, the natural inclination (about a runaway) is the child's behavioral problem is why they've left. We also see significant numbers of runway children who are running away from a situation, whether it's abuse or neglect or sexual abuse in the home. These children face unique risks when they're gone so we applaud the conversation and we applaud the attention that this issue is being given.

  2. New FIFA:

    We applaud McDonald’s for joining with Coca-Cola and Visa. They understand just how vital it is that reform of FIFA is independent of the deep vested interests surrounding the organization and its personnel.

  3. Anthony Scaramucci:

    There's many people that are still in the President's web who feel the exact same way as Lisa Page for doing that. I applaud Lisa Page for doing that.

  4. John Warren:

    I applaud Sen. Graham in Some Republicans recent support of conservative values.

  5. Clifford Villalon:

    Applaud yourself when you do good each day. You don't get rewarded for every single penny that you share for others, but these pennies when collected can weigh more than the actual weight of 2.5 billion people.

Images & Illustrations of applaud

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