clapper


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for clapper

someone who applauds

Synonyms

a mobile mass of muscular tissue covered with mucous membrane and located in the oral cavity

metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side

Synonyms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The companies behind the creation of American TV direct-sales icons Chia Pet and The Clapper join the NECA family of specialty entertainment companies, which are poised for cross-company collaboration.
In Navigation Division Five the Bottom Railway Leftovers had a good 7-2 win against the Royal Oak Old Uns and now lead the division by thirteen points from the Tap and Clapper Rojo's.
James Clapper, a crusty ex-cargo pilot who rose through the Air Force ranks, and retired as director of national intelligence in January, only to emerge publicly as one of President Donald Trump's foremost critics, wants you to know that no matter how much Trump rants about the "Russia hoax," the 2016 hacking was not only real and aimed at electing Trump, but constituted a major victory for a dangerous foreign adversary.
Mr Clapper said Mr Trump's firing of FBI director Jim Comey reflected "complete disregard for the independence and independency and autonomy" of the bureau.
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said Sunday U.
A month ago the US accused Russia for hacking its political institutions and interfering with the elections which Clapper claimed to be when the Kremlin calmed its activities.
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper announced his resignation on Thursday and said it "felt pretty good" to step down, ending a six-year tenure as the top US spy that included a sometimes rocky relationship with Congress.
10 (BNA): Kuwait Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Shaikh Mohammed Khalid Al-Hamad Al-Sabah today received US National Intelligence director James Robert Clapper and discussed the pitfalls of regional security developments.
Clapper with the Department of Defense Distinguished Public Service Award, the departments highest civilian honor.
The Supreme Court has further clouded the issue with its recent examination of the injury-in-fact requirement in Clapper v.
Of the attacks, Clapper predicted, "we'll probably have more.
Summary: Early in his tenure as director of national intelligence, James Clapper could sometimes be heard complaining "I'm too old for this [expletive]
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency / nina / US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said that the open borders between European countries allowed to Daash "terrorist organization of planting" sleeper cells "across the continent.
The Islamic State group has already used chemical weapons "numerous times," and is planning to carry out a chemical attack against the United States, according to American intelligence, presented by US National Intelligence director James Clapper at a panel of intelligence heads at the Munich Security Conference this weekend.