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ovation

o·va·tion

ovation

 
 
pronunciation:
o veI shn
part of speech: noun
definition: a prolonged or enthusiastic episode of applause for someone, as following a performance.
The dancers received several ovations from the audience after their brilliant performance.
synonyms:
acclamation
similar words:
acclaim, applause, cheer, clapping, curtain call, laud, laudation, plaudits, salvo