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Sometimes he punctuates his moves with a clap drawn from some folk dance.I dare you to not be moved by Another Round, an existentialist film about day drinking|Alissa Wilkinson|December 18, 2020|Vox
For all its epochal-sounding significance, no magnificent sonic clap accompanies the achievement of “quantum supremacy.”Google and China duke it out over ‘quantum supremacy’|rhhackettfortune|December 8, 2020|Fortune
On Earth, shock waves cause the sonic boom of a supersonic jet, the clap of thunder in a storm and the damaging pressure wave that can shatter windows in the aftermath of a massive explosion.Giant lasers help re-create supernovas’ explosive, mysterious physics|Emily Conover|November 12, 2020|Science News
Guilavogui clapped his empty hands together and went up to the street to fold the newspaper dispensers up by the subway entrance.
We laughed and whooped and clapped and danced and hugged each other.Visiting the Arctic Circle…Before It’s Irreversibly Changed|Terry Greene Sterling|April 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The standing-room-only audience swayed and clapped and danced.Jon Batiste, a Thrilling Jazz Pianist Whose First Goal Is to Entertain|Howard Wolfson|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ringo clapped; Yoko flashed peace signs; Steven Tyler tumbled for ya; Beyoncé shimmied; and Katy Perry threw “Roar” punches.The Grammys Train Wreck: An Insult to Lou Reed, Hip-Hop, and Good Taste|Marlow Stern|January 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The audience inside the theater shrieked and sometimes clapped.‘Texas Chainsaw 3D’ and Hollywood’s Gore Obsession|Ramin Setoodeh|January 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He burst into a loud laugh, clapped his hands, and danced before the delighted babe.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Bob, the boy who had bought Squinty, the comical pig, laughed and clapped his hands.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
Then he clapped his fiddle under his chin and without more ado struck up "Bobbing Joan."
Georgie handed the paper to her cousin, the latter clapped her hands with glee.
Lucy clapped her hands with delight, her more staid cousin was rapt in pleased astonishment.