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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WOODLAND HILLS - Actress Ann Miller, whose million-dollar legs tap-danced her to the height of Hollywood musicals, was buried Wednesday after a final standing ovation by her Hollywood peers.
com, a leading interactive broadcasting service provider, was awarded the 2000 Standing Ovation Award for Best Web-casting System.
Linkletter, 91, known for his TV and radio shows ``House Party'' and ``People are Funny,'' drew a standing ovation and laughter as he accepted his award, then regaled the crowd with humorous bits from his interviews with children.
Nasdaq:LINK), the world's leading developer of intuitive interface technologies and solutions for business and home applications, announced today that its popular RemotePoint(R) RF product has been honored this month by Presentations Magazine, receiving the publication's Standing Ovation Award as best presentation remote control for the year 2000.
Summary: Britain's Got Talent star Susan Boyle received a standing ovation when she returned to the talent show's live tour.
Pena wanted Appier to enjoy a standing ovation from the crowd of 35,596.
InFocus Corporation(R) (Nasdaq:INFS)(OSE:IFC), the worldwide leader in digital projection, announces dual recognition for excellence in its category, winning both the esteemed Most Valuable Product (MVP) 2001 Award from "Ziff Davis Smart Business" and the annual Standing Ovation Award from "Presentations Magazine.
Shields was promptly removed, leaving to a standing ovation and receiving a hero's welcome in the dugout after throwing a season-high 106 pitches.
The MEN OF HONOR screening, which the military and government notables embraced with a three-minute standing ovation, was followed by a gala reception at the Omni Shoreham Hotel.
The dancers, whose average age is 69, were individually introduced and received a standing ovation in the packed auditorium.
After a dawn funeral Mass where flowers in the pattern of the American flag decorated the altar, Bob Hope was given a final standing ovation Wednesday by about 100 relatives and close friends invited to honor the Hollywood legend.
Hewlett-Packard's New Company to an Employee Standing Ovation