applaudverbuk /əˈplɔːd/ us /əˈplɑːd/
applaud verb (CLAP)
- So let's hear some applause for these talented young performers.
- She made her exit from the stage to rapturous applause.
- It was several minutes before the applause died down.
- There was polite, muted applause when I finished speaking.
- The concert hall resounded with cheers and applause.
applaud verb (PRAISE)