standing ovation

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Noun1.standing ovation - enthusiastic recognition (especially one accompanied by loud applause)standing ovation - enthusiastic recognition (especially one accompanied by loud applause)
credit, recognition - approval; "give her recognition for trying"; "he was given credit for his work"; "give her credit for trying"
applause, clapping, hand clapping - a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together
standing ovation
staande ovatie
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But the showman that he is earned a standing ovation after nearly every song.
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David Gest is the best compere ever and what a line up he had put together; the atmosphere was electric, with standing ovation after standing ovation for all of the stars.
LESS than a week after saddling Standing Ovation to win the Badger Ales Chase, David Pipe will seek another round of applause for the fast-progressing chaser today at Cheltenham on a day that remembers long-standing stable patron David Johnson, writes Jon Lees.
Labour MP Alistair Darling won a standing ovation from the Tory party faithful at the launch of a campaign to keep the British armed forces together.
Alan, who was the lead dancer in Riverdance for over five years, admitted he was overwhelmed by the standing ovation the troupe received at their show's opening night this week.
As he took to the stage, there was a lengthy standing ovation.
JOE CARDLE admits it was bizarre to receive a standing ovation at East End Park after the Pars were knocked out of the League Cup.
The World No 6 made light work of Slovak's Lukas Lacko to roar into the last 16 of the Wimbledon, and capped his 6-4 6-3 6-3 win with a jumping groove celebration at the packed Court One, where fans responded with a standing ovation.