Plaudit Plau"dit, n. [From L. plaudite do ye praise (which was said by players at the end of a performance), 2d pers. pl. imperative of plaudere. Cf. {Plausible}.] A mark or expression of applause; praise bestowed. [1913 Webster]

Not in the shouts and plaudits of the throng. --Longfellow. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Acclamation; applause; encomium; commendation; approbation; approval. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.