Clapping - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈklæpɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word clapping
Brit.  |ˈklæpɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word clapping
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to clap

noun

- a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together (syn: applause)

Examples

Each song was greeted with enthusiastic clapping.

They were laughing and cheering and clapping their hands.

The audience began clapping and cheering.

What are you clapping about?

The children were clapping to the music

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