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Standing ovation

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Definition of the noun standing ovation

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  1. enthusiastic recognition (especially one accompanied by loud applause)

Alternative definition of the noun standing ovation


  1. Enthusiastic applause given by people who rise from a sitting position


"Standing Ovation" is a musical film written and directed by Stewart Raffill. Produced by Kenilworth Film Productions, Standing Ovation had a limited theatrical release on July 16, 2010.


  1. "Standing Ovation" is a musical album of Chage and Aska.
    • released on (30 years ago)
  2. "Standing Ovation" is a musical album of Larry Coryell.
    • released in (38 years ago)
  3. "Standing Ovation" is a musical album of Count Basie.
  4. "Standing Ovation" is a musical album of Rob Guest.
    • released in (25 years ago)
  5. "Standing Ovation" is a musical album of Gladys Knight & the Pips.
    • released in (44 years ago)
  6. "Standing Ovation" is a composition.
  7. "Standing Ovation" is a composition.


Standing Ovation is a musical group.

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Google previewThe Perigee Visual Dictionary of Signing (1995)

An A-to-Z Guide to Over 1,350 Signs of American Sign Language by Rod R. Butterworth

Example: They gave him a standing ovation. CLEAN, NICE, PURE Move the palm of the right flat hand across the palm of the left flat hand from wrist to fingertips. Memory aid: Symbolizes the washing of the hands. Example: Do you have a ...

Google previewChambers Universal Learners' Dictionary

under ovation 7' /»• v gave the president a standing ovation (= They stood and applauded him) ...

Google previewA Dictionary for the Modern Singer (2014)

by Matthew Hoch

While traditionally reserved for rare or special performances, the standing ovation phenomenon has become routine in contemporary culture, rendering it somewhat meaningless. Stanislavski, Constantin (1863–1938). Russian actor and ...

Google previewChabers 21st Century Dictionary

e> adj 1 done, taken, etc in or from a standing position □ a standing ovation. 2 permanent; regularly used □ a ...

Google previewPhiladelphia Flyers Encyclopedia (2003)

by David Sherman

The Flyers soared to a 6-3 victory and won the series, four games to one, as the CoreStates Center crowd gave Lemieux a standing ovation. Unlike the first postseason series in the era of the Spectrum, the first one in CoreStates Center history ...

Google previewBlumenfeld's Dictionary of Acting and Show Business (2009)

by Robert Blumenfeld

standing ovation Acclaim and applause at the end ...

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The standing ovation threw me... to be held in such regard in a town so full of talent is quite something. (Michael Caine)
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