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English definition of “cheer”

cheer

verb [I]     /tʃɪər/ US  /tʃɪr/
B2 to give a loud shout of approval or encouragement : Everyone cheered as the winners received their medals . He was cheering for the other side .Praising and applaudingExaggerating and playing downSounds made by humans with their mouths
(Definition of cheer verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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