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English definition of “bring the house down”

bring the house down

If someone or something brings the house down during a play or show, they make the people watching it laugh or clap very loudly : The clown sang a duet with the talking horse , which brought the house down every night .Humour and humorousLaughing and smiling
(Definition of bring the house down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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