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happy-clappyadjective

uk   us   /ˌhæp.iˈklæp.i/ UK informal often disapproving
used to ​describe Christians who ​sing, ​talk, and ​shoutenthusiastically during ​theirreligiousceremonies and who ​try to ​persuade other ​people to ​join them
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