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  Definition of Acclaim
  1. enthusiastic approval; "the book met with modest acclaim"; "he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd"; "they gave him more eclat than he really deserved"
  2. praise vociferously; "The critics hailed the young pianist as a new Rubinstein"
  3. clap one''s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval
Similar Words: acclamation, plaudits, plaudit, eclat, hail, herald, applaud, clap, spat

 

Hyponyms: bravo

 

Entailments: approve, O.K., okay, sanction

 

Derivational Morphology: hail, herald, applaud, clap, spat, acclamation, plaudits, plaudit, eclat, clapper, applauder, applause, hand clapping, clapping

 

Anagrams: malacia

 

 
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