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Overview of noun acclaim

The noun acclaim has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. acclaim, acclamation, plaudits, plaudit, eclat

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

Overview of verb acclaim

The verb acclaim has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (3) acclaim, hail, herald

(praise vociferously; "The critics hailed the young pianist as a new Rubinstein")

2. applaud, clap, spat, acclaim

(clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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