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Plau"dit (?), n. [From L. plaudite do ye praise (which was said by players at the end of a performance), 2d pers. pl. imperative of plaudere. Cf. Plausible.]

A mark or expression of applause; praise bestowed.

Not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng. Longfellow.

Syn. -- Acclamation; applause; encomium; commendation; approbation; approval.


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