What is another word for clapping?

303 synonyms found


[ klˈapɪŋ], [ klˈapɪŋ], [ k_l_ˈa_p_ɪ_ŋ]

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How to use "Clapping" in context?

Clapping is one of the simplest and most familiar expressions of appreciation. Though it evolved as a way to congratulate people, clapping can be used in any situation to show support.

Clapping can be performed spontaneously or with a setup. Spontaneous clapping is often done to show appreciation, to acknowledge a moment, or to show excitement. The audience claps together in unison, or one person claps slowly while the rest clap loudly. A setup can involve clapping signals, such as a signaliser or hand clap, to indicate when clapping is to stop.

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