give somebody a big hand

give (someone) a big hand

To acknowledge someone with a round of clapping, often as a show of approval or appreciation. Let's give our special guest a big hand!
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give somebody a big ˈhand

(informal) clap your hands loudly and enthusiastically: Let’s have a big hand, ladies and gentlemen, for our next performer...
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