APPLAUD (verb)

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The APPLAUD (or CLAP) verb is a roleplaying verb with a variety of styles and uses.

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 Usage:
    APPLAUD                  - Applaud
    APPLAUD {target}         - Applaud at someone or something
    APPLAUD {style}          - Applaud in a particular style
    APPLAUD {style} {target} - Applaud at someone or something in a particular style

Where {style} is one of the following:

    AGREEMENT     ATTENTION     DELIGHT       EAGER         
    ENCOURAGING   ENTHUSIASTIC  HESITANT      IMPATIENT     
    LACKADAISICAL LAUGH         LOUDLY        MOCKING       
    POLITE        PREMATURE     RHYTHMIC      SARCASTIC     
    SLOWLY        SPONTANEOUS   SOLEMN        STAND         
    WAIT          WARMLY        WEAKLY        WHOOP         
    WILDLY        YAWN 

Verb info

 No target:
STANDARD    - You applaud.

People targets:
STANDARD    - You applaud (target).

Self target:
STANDARD    - You clap your hands.

Object targets:
STANDARD    - You glance at (target) and clap your hands.

Creature targets:
STANDARD    - You look at (target) and clap your hands.
DEAD        - You look at the dead (target) and applaud.

NOTE:  ONLY first person messaging is listed unless it differs substantially from other versions.  Wedding messaging will only work with your spouse, all other targets default to standard messaging.  Messaging without an option shown applies to all options.  Special scripts and areas may override listed messaging. 

Messaging

No Target

Style First Third
None You applaud. Vanah applauds.
Agreement You nod your head in agreement and applaud. Vanah nods her head in agreement and applauds.
Attention You sharply clap your hands together twice, calling for attention. Vanah sharply claps her hands together twice, calling for attention.
Delight You clap your hands together in delight! Vanah claps her hands together in delight!
Eager You lean forward, applauding eagerly. Vanah leans forward, applauding eagerly.
Encouraging You applaud encouragingly. Vanah applauds encouragingly.
Enthusiastic You applaud with enthusiasm, oblivious to your surroundings. Vanah applauds with enthusiasm, seemingly oblivious to her surroundings.
Hesitant You glance around briefly before applauding. Vanah glances around briefly before applauding.
Impatient You rapidly clap your hands, trying to hurry up the pace. Vanah rapidly claps her hands, trying to hurry up the pace.
Lackadaisical You lackadaisically applaud, pretending to care. Vanah lackadaisically applauds, but does not appear sincere.
Laugh You applaud, laughing. Vanah applauds, laughing.
Loudly You applaud loudly. Vanah applauds loudly.
Mocking You smirk and mockingly applaud. Vanah smirks and mockingly applauds.
Polite You applaud politely. Vanah applauds politely.
Premature You begin to applaud, but stop after a few moments. Vanah begins to applaud, but stops after a few moments.
Rhythmic You clap your hands rhythmically. Vanah claps her hands rhythmically.
Sarcastic You applaud sarcastically, rolling your eyes. Vanah applauds sarcastically, rolling her eyes.
Slowly You draw your hands together in a slow, deliberate clap. Vanah draws her hands together in a slow, deliberate clap.
Spontaneous You break into spontaneous applause! Vanah breaks into spontaneous applause!
Solemn You solemnly applaud. Vanah solemnly applauds.
Stand You rise to your feet while applauding!
Roundtime: 3 sec.
Vanah rises to her feet while applauding!
Note: Standard maneuver checks are used when using APPLAUD STAND.
Wait You pause, waiting for applause. Vanah pauses, glancing about expectantly. It looks as though she is waiting for applause or something.
Warmly You applaud warmly. Vanah applauds warmly.
Weakly You pat the base of your palm lightly with the fingers of your other hand. Vanah pats the base of one palm lightly with the fingers of her other hand.
Whoop You let out a loud whoop as you applaud! Vanah lets out a loud whoop as she applauds!
Wildly You applaud wildly! Vanah applauds wildly!
Yawn You attempt to hastily cover a yawn by vigorously applauding! Vanah unsuccessfully stifles a yawn, then attempts to recover by vigorously applauding!

Player Target

Style First Second Third
Self You clap your hands. N/A Vanah claps her hands.
Agreement You nod your head in agreement and applaud Wyrom. Vanah nods to you in agreement and applauds. Vanah nods to Wyrom in agreement and applauds.
Attention You glance at Wyrom and sharply clap your hands together twice, calling for his attention. Vanah glances at you and sharply claps her hands together twice, calling for your attention. Vanah glances at Wyrom and sharply claps her hands together twice, calling for his attention.
Delight You beam at Wyrom and clap your hands together in delight! Vanah beams at you and claps her hands together in delight! Vanah beams at Wyrom and claps her hands together in delight!
Eager You lean forward, applauding Wyrom eagerly. Vanah leans toward you, applauding eagerly. Vanah leans toward Wyrom, applauding eagerly.
Encouraging You applaud Wyrom encouragingly. Vanah applauds you encouragingly. Vanah applauds Wyrom encouragingly.
Enthusiastic You applaud Wyrom with enthusiasm, oblivious to your surroundings. Vanah applauds you with enthusiasm, seemingly oblivious to her surroundings. Vanah applauds Wyrom with enthusiasm, seemingly oblivious to her surroundings.
Hesitant You glance around briefly before applauding Wyrom. Vanah glances around briefly before applauding you. Vanah glances around briefly before applauding Wyrom.
Impatient You rapidly clap your hands at Actor, trying to get him to pick up the pace. Vanah rapidly claps her hands at you, trying to hurry you along. Vanah rapidly claps her hands at Wyrom, trying to hurry him along.
Lackadaisical You lackadaisically applaud Wyrom, pretending to care. Vanah lackadaisically applauds you, but does not appear sincere. Vanah lackadaisically applauds Wyrom, but does not appear sincere.
Laugh You applaud Wyrom, laughing. Vanah applauds you, laughing. Vanah applauds Wyrom, laughing.
Loud You applaud Wyrom loudly. Vanah applauds you loudly. Vanah applauds Wyrom loudly.
Mocking You smirk and mockingly applaud Wyrom. Vanah smirks and mockingly applauds you. Vanah smirks and mockingly applauds Wyrom.
Polite You applaud Wyrom politely. Vanah applauds you politely. Vanah applauds Wyrom politely.
Premature You begin to applaud Wyrom, but stop after a few moments. Vanah begins to applaud you, but stops after a few moments. Vanah begins to applaud Wyrom, but stops after a few moments.
Rhythmic You clap out a rhythmic beat for Wyrom. Vanah claps out a rhythmic beat for you. Vanah claps out of rhythmic beat for Wyrom.
If the target is playing an instrument: Vanah rhythmically claps her hands in time with your tune. Vanah rhythmically claps her hands in time with Wyrom's tune.
You rhythmically clap your hands along with Wyrom's tune.
Sarcastic You applaud Wyrom sarcastically, rolling your eyes. Vanah applauds you sarcastically, rolling her eyes. Vanah applauds Wyrom sarcastically, rolling her eyes.
Slowly You turn toward Wyrom and draw your hands together in a slow, deliberate clap. Vanah turns toward you and draws her hands together in a slow, deliberate clap. Vanah turns toward Wyrom and draws her hands together in a slow, deliberate clap.
Spontaneous You break into spontaneous applause for Wyrom! Vanah breaks into spontaneous applause for you! Vanah breaks into spontaneous applause for Wyrom!
Solemn You solemnly applaud Wyrom. Vanah solemnly applauds you. Vanah solemnly applauds Wyrom.
If the target is dead. Vanah solemnly applauds your fallen form. Vanah solemnly applauds the fallen form of Wyrom.
You solemnly applaud the fallen form of Wyrom.
Stand You rise to your feet while applauding Wyrom! Vanah rises to her feet while applauding you! Vanah rises to her feet while applauding Wyrom!
Wait You pause and eye Wyrom, waiting for applause. Vanah pauses, glancing at you expectantly. It looks as though she is waiting for applause or something. Vanah pauses, glancing at Wyrom expectantly. It looks as though she is waiting for applause or something.
Warm You applaud Wyrom warmly. Vanah applauds you warmly. Vanah applauds Wyrom warmly.
Weak You turn to Wyrom and pat the base of your palm lightly with the fingers of your other hand. Vanah turns to you and pats the base of one palm lightly with the fingers of her other hand. Vanah turns to Wyrom and pats the base of one palm lightly with the fingers of her other hand.
Whoop You let out a loud whoop as you applaud Wyrom! Vanah lets out a loud whoop as she applauds you! Vanah lets out a loud whoop as she applauds Wyrom!
Wild You applaud Wyrom wildly! Vanah applauds you wildly! Vanah applauds Wyrom wildly!
Yawn You attempt to hastily cover a yawn by vigorously applauding Wyrom! Vanah unsuccessfully stifles a yawn, then attempts to recover by vigorously applauding you! Vanah unsuccessfully stifles a yawn, then attempts to recover by vigorously applauding Wyrom!

Creature Target

Where not otherwise noted, creature target messaging is identical to player target messaging.

Live creature

Style First Third
None You look at a kobold and clap your hands. Vanah looks at a kobold and claps her hands.
Solemn You solemnly applaud a kobold. Vanah solemnly applauds a kobold.

Dead creature

Style First Third
None You look at the dead kobold and applaud. Vanah looks at the dead kobold and applauds.
Solemn You solemnly applaud the fallen form of a kobold. Vanah solemnly applauds the fallen form of a kobold.

Object Target

Where not otherwise noted, object target messaging is identical to player target messaging.

Style First Third
None You glance at a woven faewood basket and clap your hands. Vanah glances at a woven faewood basket and claps her hands.