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applausenoun [U]

uk   /əˈplɔːz/  us   /əˈplɑːz/
(Definition of applause from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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applausenoun [U]

 us   /əˈplɔz/
the action or sound made by a number of people clapping their hands repeatedly to show their enjoyment or approval, esp. of a performance or speech
(Definition of applause from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “applause”
in Arabic تَصْفيق…
in Korean 갈채…
in Portuguese aplauso…
in Catalan aplaudiments…
in Japanese 拍手, 拍手喝采…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鼓掌(对演出或演讲等表示赞赏)…
in Turkish alkış…
in Russian аплодисменты…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鼓掌(對演出或演講等表示讚賞)…
in Italian applauso…
in Polish oklaski, brawa…
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