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ovation

noun [C] uk   /əʊˈveɪ.ʃən/  us   /oʊ-/
an occasion when a crowd of people expresses great enjoyment and/or approval of something with loud and long clapping: She was given a standing ovation (= the crowd stood up while they clapped) at the end of her speech.
Translations of “ovation”
in Vietnamese sự tung hô…
in Spanish ovación…
in Thai การปรบมือให้อย่างดังและนาน…
in Malaysian tepuk sanjungan…
in French ovation…
in German die Ovation…
in Chinese (Traditional) 歡呼, 熱烈鼓掌…
in Indonesian tepuk tangan…
in Russian овация…
in Turkish coşkulu alkış, aşırı tazahürat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欢呼, 热烈鼓掌…
in Polish owacja…
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