Synonyms for Ovation:

n.

plaudit, hand. celebration (noun)
glorification, commemoration, praise, carousal, salute, rejoicing, honor, glee, remembrance, jubilation, jubilee, holiday, exultation, festivity, acclamation, convocation, ritual, memorialization, spree, joy, elation, commencement, observance, revelry, inauguration, ceremony, proclamation, merry-making, feast, celebration.
clapping and cheers (noun)
applause, hand, praise, acclamation, acclaim.
communication (noun)
standing ovation.
ovation (noun)
standing ovation.
praise (noun)
plaudit.

Other synonyms:

plaudit. applause
hand.
clapping
applause.

Usage examples for ovation

  1. Howells himself once wrote: Your visit was a perfect ovation for us; we never enjoy anything so much as those visits of yours. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009