: He summoned the waiter with a clap.
*: The deafening claps of thunder and the dazzling flashes of lightning which lit up the ghastly scene testified that the artillery of heaven had lent its supernatural pomp to the already gruesome spectacle.
: Off in the distance, he heard the clap of thunder.
*: Give the door such a clap, as you go out, as will shake the whole room.
: His fathers affection never went further than a handshake or a clap on the shoulder.
*: What, fifty of my followers at a clap!
*: “Oh! get some coo clap (cow dung), mix it wi’ fish oil (whale oil), put it on, and let it stop on all neet.”
: The children began to clap in time with the music.
: The audience loudly clapped the actress, who responded with a deep curtsey.
: It isn’t the singers they are clapping; its the composer.
: He would often clap his teammates on the back for encouragement.
: He clapped the empty glass down on the table.
: She clapped the book shut.
: He clapped across the floor in his boots.
*: Then like a bird it sits and sings, / And whets and claps its silver wings.
*: The doors around me clapped.
: We should clap together a shelter before nightfall.
: The rival factions clapped up a truce.
: The sheriff clapped him in jail.
: She was the prettiest thing Id ever clapped eyes on.
*: He had just time to get in and clap to the door.
*: Clap an extinguisher upon your irony.
*: 1997 MASH
*: 1998 Dan Savage
*: 1998 Changing Bodies
*: 2006 The STDs Update
: Im gonna kill that bitch for giving me the clap!
: If your dick has "the drip" you probably have the clap and need to go to the sex clinic.
: He wasnt careful; he caught both syphilis and the clap.
*: It looked like a tessellated work of pats of butter.
: To show affection, he decided he would pat the boy on the head.
*: He came round to each of us to pat and speak to us for the last time; his voice sounded very sad.
: I patted the cookie dough into shape.
*: Before they went to see Glinda, however, they were taken to a room of the Castle, where Dorothy washed her face and combed her hair, and the Lion shook the dust out of his mane, and the Scarecrow patted himself into his best shape, and the Woodman polished his tin and oiled his joints.
: Do you want to pat the cat?
: a pat expression
*: A story so pat, you may think it is coined.
*: The pat answer is that college students should consider graduate school as a way to delay a job search until things turn around, and that more high school students should go to college to improve their prospects.
*: Now might I do it pat
: He has the routine down pat.
*: Work in pat to next underarm marker, sm, place next st on holder...
: We dont have bottled water; youll have to get it from the tap.
: a liquor of the same tap
: We drilled a hole and then cut the threads with the proper tap to match the valves thread.
: The system was barely keeping pressure due to all of the ill-advised taps along its length.
: If we tap the maple trees, we can get maple syrup!
: He tapped a new barrel of beer.
: They cant tap the phone without a [[warrant]].
: He was known to tap [[cable television]]
: Tap an M3 thread all the way through the hole.
: He was so [[nervous]] he began to tap his fingers on the [[table]].
: She tapped her companion on the back to indicate that she was ready to go.
: Lydia tapped Jim on the shoulder to get his attention.
: The [[tree]], [[sway]]ing in the [[breeze]], began to tap on the [[window]] [[pane]].
: I would tap that hot girl over there.
: Id tap that.
*: Hard to believe [[w:Kimo Leopoldo|Kimo &
*: Just started bjj [=[[w:Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu|Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu]]] couple of months ago and i finally tapped someone!!! WOOOHOO! The guy i tapped has been traiing a few more months than me, outweighs me by at least 30 pounds, and is in great shape from the army.
*: [[w:Genki Sudo|&
: to tap shoes
: When Steve felt a tap on his shoulder, he turned around.
*: The oxen likewise and the young asses that ear the ground shall eat clean provender, which hath been winnowed with the shovel and with the fan.
*: Whose fan is in his hand, and he will throughly purge his floor, and gather his wheat into the garner; but he will burn up the chaff with unquenchable fire.
: We enjoyed standing at the edge of the cliff, being fanned by the wind..
*: Alice took up the fan and gloves, and, as the hall was very hot, she kept fanning herself all the time she went on talking.
: I am a big fan of libraries.
: After the performance, the audience applauded for five minutes
: Although we dont like your methods, we applaud your motives.
*: By the gods, I do applaud his courage.