The knowledge a mass of people share which causes them to know when to stop clapping. Can sometimes malfunction and cause the clapping to never end.
.at the end of a political speech.
"Dude did you feel the clapathy between us?"
"Yea man, it was beautiful"
November 17, 2008 Urban Word of the Day
When an audience grows weary of clapping, either at a ceremony or musical performance.
"That graduation ceremony was so long, I got clapathetic!"
"I was clapping at the beginning of the song, but I quit when I got clapathy."