1 It was a sublime and charitable thought," said Monte Cristo, "and the whole world should applaud it.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 60. The Telegraph.
2 I was the first to discover Duprez at Naples, and the first to applaud him.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasContext Highlight In Chapter 88. The Insult.
3 This fellow means no harm by singing the ill-fated return of the Danaans, for people always applaud the latest songs most warmly.
4 Nestor son of Neleus," answered Telemachus, "honour to the Achaean name, the Achaeans applaud Orestes and his name will live through all time for he has avenged his father nobly.
5 She could recount shamelessly and with pride how she had skinned people out of their eyeteeth and he would applaud.
6 I honor those good men and women for their noble daring, and applaud them for willingly subjecting themselves to bloody persecution, by openly avowing their participation in the escape of slaves.
7 We had made some pale efforts in the beginning to applaud Mr. Wopsle; but they were too hopeless to be persisted in.
8 For the same sort of persons, who, in the present day, applaud most highly the deepest tragedies, were then interested in a tournament exactly in proportion to the danger incurred by the champions engaged.
9 Basil Hallward leaped to his feet and began to applaud.
10 Cacambo applauded this wise resolution.
11 Whoever," added he, "does not observe all these rules can produce one or two tragedies, applauded at a theatre, but he will never be counted in the ranks of good writers.
12 s salon, and by dint of cursing Marat, they applauded Trestaillon.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 3: CHAPTER III—REQUIESCANT
13 While the old man regretted, Marius applauded himself.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 5: CHAPTER III—MARIUS GROWN UP
14 Groups formed around him, and applauded.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor HugoContext Highlight In BOOK 1: CHAPTER V—FACTS WHENCE HISTORY SPRINGS AND WHICH HISTORY ...
15 The gruff tones of Hugo's voice, with an occasional shout when his feelings overcame him, were very impressive, and the audience applauded the moment he paused for breath.