Definition of slap someone on the back in English:
Congratulate someone: the group has been slapping itself on the back after its success
More example sentences
- I simply will not tolerate this injustice on their behalf, yet do you see queues of harpies slapping me on the back and congratulating me?
- But I recognized bodies around me, slapping me on the back and congratulating me as I made my way back to my seat at the back of the room.
- Now, go slap Alex on the back in congratulations while I go look at this.
Definition of slap someone on the back in:
- US English dictionary
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