Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Thesaurus

plaudit

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of plaudit

  1. usually plaudits pl  enthusiastic and usually public expression of approval <the proud parents bragged that their daughter had received many plaudits for her academic achievements> Synonyms acclamation, cheer, cheering, ovation, applause(s), rave(s), réclameRelated Words clapping; bravo, hail, hallelujah, hurrah (also hooray or hoorah), hosanna, huzzah (or huzza); acclaim, accolade, citation, commendation, compliment, encomium, eulogy, homage, kudo, paean, panegyric, salutation, tribute; kudos, praiseNear Antonyms boo, hiss, hoot, jeer, raspberry, smirk, sneer, snicker, snigger, snort, whistle; gibe (or jibe), put-down, tauntAntonyms booing, hissing





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up plaudit? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

at a gallop

Get Word of the Day daily email!