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There was the obvious sight gags of Valerie not realizing who everyone was clapping for, when the party was clapping for her.‘The Comeback’ Finale: Give Lisa Kudrow All of the Awards|Kevin Fallon|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Right now it looks like the diplomatic equivalent of one hand clapping.
And one person started clapping, and then the whole room erupted in applause.‘Pride’: The Feel-Good Movie of the Year, and the Film Rupert Murdoch Doesn’t Want You to See|Marlow Stern|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I always tried to get into the spirit of things with dancing, clapping, and singing out in the pews.
Get involved in the action by standing up and clapping when an athlete deserves it.6 Ways to Avoid ‘Sochi Gut’ While Watching the Olympics|Jenna A. Bell|February 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jessie suddenly hopped down from the chair arm and began a pirouette about the room, clapping her hands as she danced.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose
He answered my prayer; and I was so happy that I walked the floor for a long time, clapping my hands and praising God.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum
I could bear it no more, and rushed from the room, clapping the door after me, and strove with all my force to lock it.A Thin Ghost and Others|M. R. (Montague Rhodes) James
She cast this wreath around the old man's neck, then danced back, clapping her hands in delight.Menotah|Ernest G. Henham
About a dozen boys were assembled, and there was a great clapping as the two newcomers entered.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar