noun. ['oʊˈveɪʃən'] enthusiastic recognition (especially one accompanied by loud applause).
- hand clapping
- standing ovation
- ovationem (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Ovation
How do you pronounce ovation?
Pronounce ovation as oʊˈveɪʃən.
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Example sentences of the word ovation
1. Noun, singular or mass
We'd certainly give this idea a standing ovation.
Quotes containing the word ovation
1. Last time I had sex I was so good I got a standing ovation. Well, actually, I just got the clap.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE