Meaning of “ovation” in the English Dictionary

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ovationnoun [ C ]

us /oʊˈveɪ·ʃən/

loud clapping that expresses a crowd’s great enjoyment or approval of something:

At the end of the program, the dancers received a thunderous ovation.

(Definition of “ovation” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)