a drinking toast
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How to use cheers in a sentence
I would have never predicted when I saw cheers that Woody Harrelson was going to be one of the great actors of this generation.Coffee Talk with Ethan Hawke: On ‘Boyhood,’ Jennifer Lawrence, and Bill Clinton’s Urinal Exchange | Marlow Stern | December 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
No cheers for those who push and vote against taking climate change seriously.
"We're not anti-police, we're anti-police brutality," a member of the Justice League told the crowd, to cheers.Justice League Vigil for Slain NYPD Officers Asks Whose Life Matters | Olivia Nuzzi | December 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But the occasion is even more special when you can cheers with some funky flutes.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Carrie Bradshaw in Your Life | Allison McNearney | November 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It is republished here with permission from Kael's daughter; please enjoy the review, originally titled, “Three cheers.”The Stacks: Pauline Kael's Talking Heads Obsession | Pauline Kael | November 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
They had a repast together, and Aguinaldo called for cheers for Spain, in which all heartily joined.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
Still we received neither cheers nor reinforcements from the population.
Everywhere along the front of Green's division the wild cheers of victory were ringing.The Courier of the Ozarks | Byron A. Dunn
Result—Loud and enthusiastic cheers, amidst which Mr. Plattit-Ewd resumed his seat, having spoken for three-quarters of an hour.
A soldier in one of the regiments stationed at Homestead called upon the line to give "three cheers for the man who shot Frick."Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist | Alexander Berkman