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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (clapping)
a. applause
Los fuertes aplausos hicieron que la actriz saliera a saludar al público varias veces.The loud applause made the actress go back out on stage to acknowledge the audience several times.
b. a round of applause
Cuando Elisa terminó de recitar el poema, los compañeros le dieron un aplauso entusiasta.When Elisa finished reading the poem, her classmates gave her an enthusiastic round of applause.
2. (positive reception)
a. praise
Aunque no ganó el concurso de canto, Raúl se llevó el aplauso del público y la prensa.Although he didn't win the singing competition, the audience and the press were full of praise for Raul.
b. acclaim
La película chilena recibió el aplauso de la crítica en muchos festivales internacionales.The Chilean movie received critical acclaim at many international festivals.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ovación)
a. round of applause
2. (fig)
a. applause
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1 (palmadas) applause
un aplauso cerrado a warm round of applause; aplausos applause
; (s)
; (s)
2 (aprobación) approval; acclaim
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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