Acclaim in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Acclaim

(archaic, transitive) To shout; to call out. | (intransitive) To shout approval; to express great approval. | (transitive, rare) To salute or praise with great approval; to compliment; to applaud; to welcome enthusiastically.

Short Example Sentences for Acclaim

  • 1. It was an acclaim of welcome. 🔊
  • 2. We scorned to acclaim ready-made, second-hand goods. 🔊
  • 3. Or if I, who acclaim the Creed, shall have her! 🔊
  • 4. Thy young men and thy children acclaim thee, and prepare their exercises. 🔊
  • 5. All the people, high and low, streamed together, to acclaim her. 🔊
  • 6. Perpignan-Ville de Plaisir would acclaim him as its saviour. 🔊
  • 7. She borrows light That, through the night, Mankind may all acclaim her! 🔊
  • 8. And with him entered his abode, 'Mid glad acclaim as on they rode. 🔊

How to use Acclaim in Sentences?

  • 1. He received the cheers, the acclaim of the populace; the decorations of governments and royalty! 🔊
  • 2. Royal salutes were added to the acclaim and the King declared a public holiday. 🔊
  • 3. And through it all she kept her poise, and modestly accepted the acclaim that was showered upon her. 🔊
  • 4. An excited press and public, however, would not acclaim him for what he was but for what he most decidedly was not. 🔊
  • 5. The public might praise and acclaim him, but he was essentially a fraud and could never secure his own approval. 🔊
  • 6. All his short life his father had trained him to look for and acclaim quality, whether in things animate or inanimate. 🔊
  • 7. Then he marched off at the head of his armored band of braves, followed by the acclaim of those he left behind to guard the town. 🔊
  • 8. All his short life his father had trained him to look for and acclaim quality, whether in things animate or inanimate. 🔊
  • 9. And then the vanquished, tasting the bitterness of defeat, sent forth their acclaim of the lads who had bested them. 🔊
  • 10. And there was rapturous acclaim in Paradise, and it was to God's sweet pleasance that it was so. 🔊
  • 11. Babylonian inscriptions acclaim Cyrus as a deliverer, and Babylon became one of the capitals of his great empire. 🔊
  • 12. Henry Farman, who already had made his name famous in motor car racing, was the next to win popular acclaim for exploits in the air. 🔊
  • 13. Again France rang with acclaim for the hero of this bold exploit, and again the King offered a commission to the gallant sea-dog. 🔊
  • 14. She could almost hear the familiar "Oh, there you are, little pal!" with which he would joyously acclaim her discovery. 🔊
  • 15. The public would forget its unrest in the thrill of battles won and provinces conquered, and its clatter would be that of acclaim for a new idol of its old faith. 🔊
  • 16. Then also from the bough which the reindeer had brushed with its horns a peacock threw back its head and cried in harsh lamentation, having no sweet voice wherewith to acclaim its prize. 🔊
  • 17. But that acclaim was nothing to the burst of applause that went up when the home team, twenty strong, led by Andy Miller, romped on. 🔊
  • 18. In the case of a ship this excitement is shared by many thousands, who have assembled to acclaim the birth of a perfected product of the industry of man; the emotion is shared by all those who are present. 🔊