cheer for (someone or something)

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cheer for (someone or something)

To vocally support or encourage someone or something. Who are you cheering for in this match? The whole town came out to cheer for the high school football team in the championship game.
See also: cheer

cheer for someone or something

to give a shout of encouragement for someone or something. Everyone cheered for the team. I cheered for the winning goal.
See also: cheer
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In the end, it doesn't matter very much about silver or bronze or gold, because I already have two gold medals for the Olympic Games, but it's here in Korea so it was really exciting to hear many Koreans cheering for us," she said.
I expect all to be cheering for us like they have done for us.
They're cheering for us now, but growing up, our parents wouldn't allow us to play against each other,' David says.
I believe when we see them cheering for us, getting behind the team, it itself works as a motivator for the players.
I've been there with the vast majority cheering for us before, with Munster," acknowledged O'Connell (below), who won his two Heineken Cup winner's medals at the venue.
By cheering for us, you'll help us to make a difference to the lives of families with seriously ill children.
We missed all of you cheering for us in the Philippines," Super Junior's leader Leeteuk told the crowd.
It was great to see everyone from Coventry coming out and cheering for us.
In fact, I'm sure the Castleford fans will be cheering for us almost as much as our own fans tonight
It was good to hear the spectators cheering for us as we came through the finish line.
The fire brigade were out cooling us down with water and everyone along the way was cheering for us.
We even had other teams cheering for us when we entered the knock-out stages.
30 Funkstar dancers performed a 20 minute set that went down a storm, the room was buzzing and people were up on their feet cheering for us.
Laird said: "It's always nice to have support and playing with Paul made it great as all the crowds were out there cheering for us.
We showed up in one village and there was -- 150 people had come out and were cheering for us to come," he said.