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acclamation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of acclamation

  1. enthusiastic and usually public expression of approval <the young piano prodigy has received acclamation from audiences worldwide> Synonyms applause, cheer, cheering, ovation, plaudit(s), rave(s), réclameRelated Words clapping; bravo, hail, hallelujah, hurrah (also hooray or hoorah), hosanna, huzzah (or huzza); acclaim, accolade, citation, commendation, compliment, encomium, eulogy, homage, kudo, paean, panegyric, salutation, tribute; kudos, praiseNear Antonyms boo, hiss, hoot, jeer, raspberry, smirk, sneer, snicker, snigger, snort, whistle; gibe (or jibe), put-down, tauntAntonyms booing, hissing





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