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applaud

ap·plaud / əˈplôd/ • v. [intr.] show approval or praise by clapping: the crowd whistled and applauded | [tr.] his speech was loudly applauded. ∎  [tr.] show strong approval of (a person or action); praise: Jill applauded the decision.

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applaud

applaud XV. — L. applaudere, f. AP- + plaudere clap (see PLAUDIT), partly after F. applaudir.
So applause XV. — L. applauses, f. applaus-, pp. stem of applaudere.

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applause

ap·plause / əˈplôz/ • n. approval or praise expressed by clapping: they gave him a round of applause.

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applaud

applaudaboard, abroad, accord, afford, applaud, award, bawd, board, broad, chord, Claude, cord, ford, fraud, gaud, Gawd, hoard, horde, laud, lord, maraud, milord, sward, sword, toward, unawed, unexplored, unrestored, ward •fjord

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applause

applauseapplause, Azores, cause, clause, Dors, drawers, gauze, hawse, indoors, Laws, outdoors, pause, plus-fours, quatorze, Santa Claus, taws, tawse, yaws, yours •menopause

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