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Clap

Definition

[n] a sudden very loud noise
[n] a sharp abrupt noise as if two objects hit together; may be repeated
[n] a common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra
[v] clap one's hands together; "The children were clapping to the music"
[v] clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval
[v] strike together so as to produce a sharp percussive noise, as of two flat, hard surfaces
[v] strike with the flat of the hand; usually in a friendly way, as in encouragement or greeting
[v] put quickly or forcibly; "The judge clapped him in jail"
[v] strike the air in flight; of the wings of certain birds
[v] cause to strike the air in flight; "The big bird clapped its wings"

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Antonyms

boo, hiss