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round of applause

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishround of applauseround of applauseAPwhen people clap for a short time to show that they enjoyed something or approve of something She got a big round of applause. The passengers gave the pilot a round of applause. round
Examples from the Corpus
round of applauseOh boy I need a round of applause.The team gives Ted a round of applause.To a round of applause, Mrs Fanning was escorted back to the table by her partner.There was a round of applause for Captain Pintar.When Wooley, who is a witty and vigorously persuasive speaker, finished, she received a big round of applause.The whistling sounded like feedback, and his hammering on the piano became a dying round of applause.Not a Cal Ripken pent-up emotional outburst kind of ovation, mind you, but a nice little round of applause.That got a rapturous round of applause too. emailinc Yeah, great!
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