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Synonyms of clap in English:


  • 1 the audience clapped
    applaud, clap one's hands, give someone a round of applause, put one's hands together
    informal give someone a big hand
  • 2 he clapped Owen on the back
    slap, strike, hit, smack, thump;
    informal whack, thwack
  • 3 the dove clapped its wings
    flap, beat, flutter
  • noun

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  • 1 everybody gave him a clap
    round of applause, handclap
    informal hand
  • 2 a clap on the shoulder
    slap, blow, smack, thump;
    informal whack, thwack
  • 3 a clap of thunder
    crack, crash, bang, boom;
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