Definition of put one's hands together in US English:

put one's hands together

phrase

  • Applaud; clap.

    ‘I want you all to put your hands together for Barry’
    • ‘Now, put your hands together for the first poet tonight.’
    • ‘Would you please put your hands together and join me in welcoming our debaters tonight.’
    • ‘How about we put our hands together and welcome the people that helped the newlyweds put this day together?’
    • ‘Let's all put our hands together to welcome the bride and bridegroom!’
    • ‘Please put your hands together for our speakers.’
    clap, cheer, whistle, give a standing ovation to, put one's hands together
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