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applaud (one) to the echo
To vocally support or encourage one. Primarily heard in UK. The fans really applauded us to the echo in the championship game.
cheer (one) to the echo
To vocally support or encourage one. Primarily heard in UK. The fans really cheered us to the echo in the championship game.
echo back to (something)
To reference something that has already been said or established. And that line echoes back to what her father told her earlier in the book.
echo with (something)
1. Literally, to reverberate with a noise or sound. The room echoed with shrieks and cheers as the kids came running in for birthday cake.
2. To be suggestive of something. I began to feel sad as I stood in the old neighborhood that echoed with my childhood.
See also: echo
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echo back to something
[for something] to recall something similar in the past. This idea echoes back to the end of the last century, when people thought this way.
echo with something
1. . Lit. [for a large space] to resound with the echoing sounds of a loud noise. The cathedral echoed with the sounds of the organ. The valley echoed with the sound of horses' hooves.
2. Fig. [for something] to have reminders of something. (Literary and very limited.) My thoughts echoed with the sounds of spring. The room echoed with happier days.
See also: echo
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
cheer someone to the echoBRITISH, OLD-FASHIONED
If you cheer someone to the echo, you applaud them loudly for a long time. They cheered him to the echo, as they did every member of the cast.
Collins COBUILD Idioms Dictionary, 3rd ed. © HarperCollins Publishers 2012
applaud (or cheer) someone to the echoapplaud (or cheer) someone very enthusiastically.
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