applause Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together
hand clapping; clapping.
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.
The brave man seeks not popular applause. Dryden.
Syn. -- Acclaim; acclamation; plaudit; commendation; approval.
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