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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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