Definitions starting with C

ID #3943

cheers

[cf. OED cheer shout of approbation] n. (at a fund-raising church CONCERT) rhythmic applause by the choir and congregation for a generous donation. (Inagua, Mayag.)

Tags: noun, religion

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Last update: 2012-01-09 19:17
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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