round of applause

Definition of round of applause

  1. :  a show of approval or appreciation at a play, speech, sporting event, etc., in which people strike their hands together over and over The audience gave the performers a big round of applause.

Word by Word Definitions

roundplay
  1. :  having every part of the surface or circumference equidistant from the center

    :  cylindrical

    :  approximately round

  1. :  around

  1. :  something (such as a circle, globe, or ring) that is round

    :  a knot of people

    :  a circle of things

  1. :  to make round

    :  to make (the lips) round and protruded (as in the pronunciation of \ü\)

    :  to pronounce with lip rounding :  labialize

  1. :  around

    :  all during :  throughout

  1. :  whisper

    :  to speak to in a whisper

applauseplay
  1. :  marked commendation :  acclaim

    :  approval publicly expressed (as by clapping the hands)


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