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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Celebrated; Acknowledged; Praised

Usage examples (34)
  • It is the fate of every truth to be an object of ridicule when it is first acclaimed.
  • Verb (used with object) : to acclaim the conquering heroes. ,to acclaim the new king
  • Of all the Latin music offerings, one of the most critically acclaimed is Latin Alternative.
  • One film which was far less acclaimed is the kind of film that brings audiences together in a sick and voyeuristic way. for more
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