Sentence Examples with the word Applauding

Johnson saw with more envy than became so great a man the villa, the plate, the china, the Brussels carpet, which the little mimic had got by repeating, with grimaces and gesticulations, what wiser men had written; and the exquisitely sensitive vanity of Garrick was galled by the thought that, while all the rest of the world was applauding him, he could obtain from one morose cynic, whose opinion it was impossible to despise, scarcely any compliment not acidulated with scorn.

Our little group anguished over our decision once we were back together, alternating between chastising and applauding what we'd done.

The count sat in the ballroom, smiling radiantly and applauding the players.