Synonyms for applause

Grammar : Noun
Spell : uh-plawz
Phonetic Transcription : əˈplɔz

Top 10 synonyms for applause Other synonyms for the word applause

Définition of applause

Origin :
  • early 15c., from Latin applausus, past participle of applaudere "approve by clapping hands" (see applaud).
  • noun clapping; expression of approval
Example sentences :
  • This short speech was received with applause by the combatants.
  • Extract from : « A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion » by William Dobein James
  • Her applause was not languid applause, neither was it without discrimination.
  • Extract from : « The Foolish Lovers » by St. John G. Ervine
  • On the tide of applause which congratulated the boat's only baronet, I rose.
  • Extract from : « It Happened in Egypt » by C. N. Williamson
  • When I came on to the stage I was always greeted by applause from these young men.
  • Extract from : « My Double Life » by Sarah Bernhardt
  • Victor Hugo finished his speech in the midst of applause and cheers.
  • Extract from : « My Double Life » by Sarah Bernhardt
  • Croizette had just played her part, and her kiss had been greeted with a burst of applause.
  • Extract from : « My Double Life » by Sarah Bernhardt
  • Here the speaker was interrupted by applause that lasted several minutes.
  • Extract from : « Freeland » by Theodor Hertzka
  • This was received with applause, and the meeting terminated.
  • Extract from : « A Woman Intervenes » by Robert Barr
  • Shouts of applause went up for the victor, and there were many cries of “Cherokee!”
  • Extract from : « White Fang » by Jack London
  • The little man's speech was greeted with a sudden roar of applause.
  • Extract from : « The Harbor » by Ernest Poole

Antonyms for applause

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