Clap: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Antonyms Hypernym Entailments
applaud 5 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb boo gesticulate Approve
bang 2 A sudden very loud noise No Data Noun No Data noise No Data
clap 2 A sudden very loud noise No Data Noun No Data noise No Data
clap 2 Put quickly or forcibly The judge clapped him in jail Verb No Data put No Data
clap 1 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb No Data gesticulate Approve
clap 1 Clap one’s hands together The children were clapping to the music Verb No Data gesticulate No Data
blast 1 A sudden very loud noise No Data Noun No Data noise No Data
clap 1 Cause to strike the air in flight The big bird clapped its wings Verb No Data beat No Data
bam 0 A sudden very loud noise No Data Noun No Data noise No Data
clap 0 Strike with the flat of the hand; usually in a friendly way, as in encouragement or greeting No Data Verb No Data hit No Data
clap 0 Strike the air in flight the wings of the birds clapped loudly Verb No Data beat No Data
spat 0 Clap one’s hands together The children were clapping to the music Verb No Data gesticulate No Data
acclaim 0 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb No Data gesticulate Approve
eruption 0 A sudden very loud noise No Data Noun No Data noise No Data
spat 0 Clap one’s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval No Data Verb No Data gesticulate Approve
gonorrhea 0 A common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra No Data Noun No Data venereal disease No Data
clap 0 A sharp abrupt noise as if two objects hit together; may be repeated No Data Noun No Data noise No Data
clack 0 A sharp abrupt noise as if two objects hit together; may be repeated No Data Noun No Data noise No Data
clap 0 A common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra No Data Noun No Data venereal disease No Data
gonorrhoea 0 A common venereal disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae; symptoms are painful urination and pain around the urethra No Data Noun No Data venereal disease No Data
clap 0 Strike together so as to produce a sharp percussive noise clap two boards together Verb No Data hit No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Clap" have?

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The word "Clap" has 21 meanings. The most frequent meaning is applaud.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Clap"?

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The word "Clap" has 200 hyponyms which are: applaud, beckon, bless, bow, clap, cross oneself, exsert, nod, shake, shrug, wink, bang, banging, bark, blare, boom, chatter, chug, clack, clang, clatter, crack, crackle, creak, crunch, ding-dong, explosion, grate, grinding, grunt, hiss, howl, hubbub, hum, pant, plonk, plop, plump, racket, rattle, report, rhonchus, rumble, rustle, scrape, screech, scrunch, shrilling, sizzle, slam, snap, snore, spatter, splash, squawk, squeak, squish, stridulation, swoosh, thunder, appose, arrange, barrel, bed, bottle, bucket, butt, cock, coffin, cram, dispose, docket, emplace, ensconce, glycerolize, ground, imbricate, insert, install, intersperse, jar, juxtapose, ladle, lay, lean, load, marshal, middle, misplace, nestle, parallelize, park, perch, pigeonhole, pile, pillow, plant, poise, position, postpose, prepose, rack up, recess, recline, replace, repose, reposition, rest, seat, set, set down, settle, shelve, ship, sign, siphon, situate, sow, space, stand, step, stratify, superimpose, superpose, tee, throw, trench, underlay, upend, bate, flutter, bat, bean, belt, box, brain, buffet, club, conk, cosh, cudgel, cut, get, hook, kick, lam into, pop, pummel, punch, sandbag, slug, smack, smash, smite, sock, swat, swipe, thump, whack, flail, chlamydia, genital herpes, gonorrhea, granuloma inguinale, lymphogranuloma venereum, syphilis, backhand, bounce, bunker, bunt, cannon, connect, croquet, double, dribble, drive, fly, follow through, foul, ground out, heel, hole, kill, loft, pitch, play, pull, putt, shank, shell, shoot, single, slice, snick, toe, top, triple, undercut, volley, whang.

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Is the word "Clap" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Clap" has a maximum frequency of 5.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Clap"?

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The word "Clap" has no synonyms.

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