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  • enthusiastic approval; "the book met with modest acclaim"; "he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd"; "they gave him more eclat than he really deserved"
  • praise vociferously; "The critics hailed the young pianist as a new Rubinstein"
  • clap one''s hands or shout after performances to indicate approval

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  • enthusiastic approval; "the book met with modest acclaim"; "he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd"; "they gave him more eclat than he really deserved"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Acclaim'


  • Acclaim: Acclaim may refer to: Acclamation, a form of election that does not use a ballot Acclaim Entertainment, a defunct American video game developer and publisher
  • Acclaim Entertainment: Not to be confused with Acclaim Games. Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. was an American video game developer and publisher. It developed, published, marketed
  • Acclaim Games: Not to be confused with Acclaim Entertainment. Acclaim Games Incorporated was an American video game company that offered free massively multiplayer online
  • Plymouth Acclaim: The Plymouth Acclaim is a mid-size sedan produced in the 1989 to 1995 model years. The Acclaim was Plymouth's updated replacement for the similarly sized
  • Triumph Acclaim: The Triumph Acclaim was a front-wheel drive medium-sized family car made by British Leyland (BL) from 1981 to 1984. It was based on the Honda Ballade
  • Acclaim Studios Austin: Acclaim Studios Austin (formerly Iguana Entertainment) was an American video game developer from 1991 to 2004 best known for developing the Turok series
  • Acclaim Cheltenham: acquired by Acclaim Entertainment, Inc. in October 1995. In 1999, Probe Entertainment became Acclaim Studios London and a year later, changed to Acclaim Studios
  • Acclaim Studios Teesside: Acclaim Studios Teesside was a British video game developer based in Teesside, England, United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1988 by brothers Darren

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* Humility must always be the portion of any man who receives acclaim earned in the blood of his followers and the sacrifices of his friends. - Dwight D Eisenhower


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