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Noun
The action by which someone or something claps
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The act of imposing a rule, regulation, fees, etc.
Verb
Present participle for to applaud, especially in approval or admiration
“Not only did they clap enthusiastically, but they also shouted, snapped their fingers, and created an appreciative atmosphere.”
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Present participle for to hit or strike someone or something
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“People rushed over to clap Jeff on the back, hug Bethany, and congratulate the both of them.”
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(informal) Present participle for to put someone or something somewhere, or in a given place
“The mayor of this place has had the impudence to seize a captain in your Majesty's service, clap him in prison, and refuses to surrender him to me, his commander.”
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Present participle for to flap audibly, especially wings (of a bird or similar species)
“At the sound, the birds rise and clap their wide, black wings.”
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Present participle for to encourage or praise vocally
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Present participle for to make a loud, deep, resonant sound
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(close around or over) Present participle for to come into contact with (something) so as to grasp and hold it
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Present participle for to make a sudden, sharp noise, or succession of noises
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Present participle for to crackle, to make a crackling sound
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Present participle for to restrain with chains or manacles
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Clamping or imposing
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Present participle for to touch quickly and gently with the flat of the hand
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Present participle for to securely fasten something (to something else)
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(of an object) Present participle for to put in a particular position or location
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