put (one's) hands together (for someone or something)

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put (one's) hands together (for someone or something)

To applaud (someone or something); to clap. Ladies and gentlemen, please put your hands together for our next comedian this evening! Everyone started putting their hands together to signal that they wanted the concert to begin.
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put your hands together

COMMON If you put your hands together for a performer, you clap them. I know you're going to put your hands together for the master of rap!
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put your hands together

applaud.
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put your hands together for someone

and put them together for someone
tv. to applaud someone. (To put hands together clapping.) Please put your hands together for Ronald and his great musicians!
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CALLING ON GOD I had so many questions I thought I'd speak to God so I put my hands together and with my heart dialled Heaven above The Operator answered and said "How can I help you today" I said "I needed answers and decided I would pray, I'd like to speak to God I said can you put me through" The Operator answered "I'll tell you what to do".
So anytime in the future Should I ever need you I know my dear Lord What I have to do I just put my hands together At night And say a prayer to heaven above And once again you'll come down To walk by my side And share again with me Your warm and tender love.
I would like to continue keeping in mind the will to put my hands together and express my feeling of respect there,'' he said in a talk with an academic during an event sponsored by Kyodo News.
I just put my hands together and look to the sky to say thank-you that Robert has recovered.
I put my hands together like a ball, and I pushed in, against Kevin's middle," Corey said.
But I have to say that at midday I put my hands together and said "Over to you, top man.
Former Aston Villa boss Gregory, who was appointed on Wednesday, said: 'Just before kick-off, I put my hands together, looked up to the sky and said 'It's up to you, top man'.
Gregory, who was appointed on Wednesday, said: "Just before kick-off, I put my hands together, looked up to the sky and said 'It's up to you, top man'.
Minutes before kick-off I put my hands together, looked to the sky and said, 'Right, it's all up to you, top man'.
Gregory said: "Just before kick-off, I put my hands together, looked up to the sky and said 'It's up to you, top man'.