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clap 1

American English: /klæp/
British English: /klap/

noun

  • 2 (slap)
    Example sentences
    • Mark gave him a friendly clap on the shoulder, ‘ah, don't worry about it, you'll find out sooner or later right?’
    • She smiled, giving both of them a friendly clap on the shoulder.
    • With a clap on the shoulder for me and a kiss for Willow, he went to bed.
  • 3 (noise)a clap of thunder
    un trueno

transitive verb -pp-

  • 1 1.1 (applaud)
    (person/performance)
    aplaudir
    they were warmly clapped off the pitch
    recibieron una calurosa ovación al abandonar el campo de juego [formal]
    Example sentences
    • The crowd cheered, whistling and clapping their hands.
    • The crowd, while clapping their hands, also tapped their foot to the music, as the models pranced around showing off the jewellery.
    • The audience clapped loudly at the end of the lecture.
    1.2 (slap) he clapped me on the back
    me dio una palmada en la espalda
    she clapped her hands (together)
    batió palmas or dio una palmada de alegría ( or satisfacción etc)
    to clap one's hands to the music
    dar palmadas al compás de la música
  • 2 (put, place) [colloquial]he was clapped in prison he clapped his hand over my eyes
    me tapó los ojos con la mano
    Example sentences
    • She was grabbed again from behind and this time a big, scaly, clawed hand was clapped over her mouth.
    • Another hand was clapped over his mouth, muffling the sound.
    • You clap your hand to your forehead and trot back upstairs to change into a pair of jeans.

intransitive verb -pp-

  • 2 (strike hands together)
    dar una palmada
    Example sentences
    • Anna clapped her hands together once.
    • Andy joined in at the last minute and clapped her hands together once.
    • Maybe you should clap your hands once and knock your heels together three times.

Phrasal verbs

clap on

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
1 (apply) to clap one's cap on
encasquetarse la gorra
2 (add)
(British English) [colloquial]
agregar
encajar [colloquial]

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clap 2
American English: /klæp/
British English: /klap/

noun

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