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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A spectator who shouts encouragement.

Usage examples (39)
  • Noun : The cheers of the fans filled the stadium. ,words of cheer. ,Their good cheer overcame his depression. ,full of cheer and good spirits....
  • Verb (used with object) : The team members cheered their captain. ,The good news cheered her. ,She cheered him on when he was about to give up
  • Verb (used without object) : She cheered up as soon as the sun began to shine
  • DR STEVE HAGEMOSER, TREATS PTSD VICTIMS IN IOWA: We don't use the word cheerer (ph) with our veterans, but we do like to let them know the truth that there is life after... for more
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