slap on the back

slap on the back
slap on the back a congratulation or commendation.
Main Entry: slap

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  • slap on the back — phrasal : backslap * * * slap on the back (informal) A mark of congratulations • • • Main Entry: ↑slap * * * congratulations or commendations they deserve a hearty slap on the back for their efforts …   Useful english dictionary

  • slap on the back — a congratulation or commendation. → slap …   English new terms dictionary

  • a slap on the back — CONGRATULATIONS, commendation, approbation, approval, accolades, compliments, tributes, a pat on the back, praise, acclaim, acclamation; formal laudation. → slap * * * a slap on the back : the act of slapping someone s back usually to express… …   Useful english dictionary

  • a slap on the back — he was always trying to earn a slap on the back from his stepfather Syn: congratulations, commendation, approbation, approval, accolades, compliments, tributes, a pat on the back, praise, acclaim, acclamation …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • (a) slap on the back — praise or approval. We gave her a big slap on the back for helping to organize the concert …   New idioms dictionary

  • slap on the back — encourage, praise …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slap someone on the back — phrase to say that someone is very good I hate the way they all slap each other on the back all the time. Thesaurus: to praise someone or somethingsynonym Main entry: slap * * * congratulate someone …   Useful english dictionary

  • slap someone on the back — to say that someone is very good I hate the way they all slap each other on the back all the time …   English dictionary

  • clap on the back — slap on the shoulder (in affection or encouragement) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Diamond in the Back — Single by Ludacris from the album Chicken n Beer Released …   Wikipedia

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