from The Century Dictionary.

  • To applaud.
  • noun Claim to applause; plaudit; applause.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To applaud.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete To applaud.


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  • In the poem before us, we fee nothing to ap - plaud befides the goodnefs of the author's intentions.

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  • When this is confidered, with the im - portance of the fubjeck, and the length of fome of the pieces, the candid Reader will fee much to ap - plaud, and little to condemn. —

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