handclap

[ hand-klap ]
/ ˈhændˌklæp /

noun

a clapping of the hands.

Nearby words

  1. handbrake,
  2. handbrake turn,
  3. handbreadth,
  4. handcar,
  5. handcart,
  6. handclasp,
  7. handcraft,
  8. handcrafted,
  9. handcraftman,
  10. handcuff

Origin of handclap

First recorded in 1815–25; hand + clap1

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