# 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.

## 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!## put your hands together

applaud.## 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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