Usage examples for Applauded

  1. The company applauded this description of how the robbery had been committed, and Mr. Mitchel bowed. – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui
  2. She had sighed long for such a possession, and having never seen Mrs. Wyatt's delicate costly wrap, was perfectly content with her own and applauded Christopher's taste loudly. – Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker by Marguerite Bryant
  3. Louis accordingly retreated to his bedroom with a sigh; but, as he sighed, he congratulated himself on his courage, and applauded himself for having been as firm in love as in affairs of state. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  4. The soldiers highly applauded this conduct, and rejoiced that their resentment had been checked, and acknowledged that every thing ought to be endured, rather than that the safety of so many Roman youths of the first distinction should be brought into danger. – The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six by Titus Livius
  5. He grew more excited, and they applauded him. – Richard Carvel, Volume 5 by Winston Churchill