Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A beating together of the palms of the hands to indicate applause, attract attention, or provide a rhythmic accompaniment to music.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A single clap of the hands

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a clap of the hands to indicate approval

Etymologies

hand +‎ clap (Wiktionary)

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