Clapped us into - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
clap (one) in(to) (redirected from clapped us into)
clap (one) in(to)
To forcibly push someone into a particular place, often jail. You can't just clap him into a jail cell without any explanation!
References in periodicals archive
At the end of the game, Loughborough formed a guard of honour and clapped us into
the dressing room.
The Derry supporters clapped us into
the stadium and as we left.