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clapping

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  • verbapplaud; slap with approbation
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Synonyms for clapping

verb applaud; slap with approbation
  • bang
  • cheer
  • pat
  • slap
  • acclaim
  • approve
  • praise
  • thwack
  • whack
  • give a big hand
  • give a hand
  • hear it for
  • strike gently

Antonyms for clapping

  • censure
  • denounce
  • disapprove
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More words related to clapping

acclaim

noun. expression of approval
  • PR
  • acclamation
  • acknowledgment
  • applause
  • approbation
  • celebration
  • cheering
  • clapping
  • commendation
  • eulogizing
  • exaltation
  • honor
  • kudos
  • pat on the back
  • pat on the head
  • plaudits
  • praise
  • puff
  • pumping up
  • rave
  • recognition
  • strokes
  • stroking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.