• Claps Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) Variant of Clasp

• Clap Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A loud noise made by sudden collision; a bang.
  2. (v. t.) To express contempt or derision.
  3. (v. t.) To manifest approbation of, by striking the hands together; to applaud; as, to clap a performance.
  4. (n.) A burst of sound; a sudden explosion.
  5. (n.) Gonorrhea.
  6. (v. i.) To knock, as at a door.
  7. (v. i.) To talk noisily; to chatter loudly.
  8. (v. i.) To strike the hands together in applause.
  9. (n.) A striking of hands to express approbation.
  10. (v. i.) To come together suddenly with noise.
  11. (n.) The nether part of the beak of a hawk.
  12. (n.) Noisy talk; chatter.
  13. (v. t.) To strike; to slap; to strike, or strike together, with a quick motion, so, as to make a sharp noise; as, to clap ones hands; a clapping of wings.
  14. (n.) A single, sudden act or motion; a stroke; a blow.
  15. (v. t.) To thrust, drive, put, or close, in a hasty or abrupt manner; -- often followed by to, into, on, or upon.
  16. (v. i.) To enter with alacrity and briskness; -- with to or into.

Acclaim, Applaud, Bang, Blast, Clack, Eruption, Gonorrhea, Gonorrhoea, Spat,