Part of speech:
Approval or praise, esp. as shown by clapping hands, cheering, etc.
To strike, drive, etc. with the sound or violence of thunder
To greet with loud applause or approval
To praise; commend
a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together
To breathe with a loud, rasping noise as a result of exertion or disease
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
To sound in a peal; resound; ring
To strike with something flat and broad; slap
To strike, especially with a sharp sound:
To talk fast, foolishly, etc.; chatter
To shout cheers.
To vibrate or rattle while in operation:
To extend, or push, with a boom or pole.
To strike or beat with the force and sound of a slap:
To strike heavily and often repeatedly; bump.
To hit something with force; crash:
(Computers) To stop functioning due to a crash.
To pull apart with a snapping sound; to pop loose.
With a popping sound.
To utter a bark.
To grow roots or a root:
To bat against (a pitcher or kind of pitch) successfully:
To dismantle and pack up for departure:
To collide with or strike suddenly and forcefully
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