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acclaim

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of acclaim

  1. public acknowledgment or admiration for an achievement many people were involved in the search, but the person who actually found the missing girl got all the acclaim Synonyms glory, accolade, applause, bay(s), credit, distinction, homage, honor, kudos, laud, laurels, props [slang], réclame, sunRelated Words celebrity, fame, renown, repute; compliment, encomium, eulogy, panegyric, toast, tribute; acclamation, ovation, plaudit, praise, rave, rhapsody; citation, commendation, kudo, note, recommendation; elevation, enshrinement, enthronement, exaltation, glorification


acclaim

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of acclaim

  1. to declare enthusiastic approval of she has long been acclaimed by the critics for her realistic acting Synonyms accredit, applaud, cheer, crack up, hail, laud, praise, salute, tout Related Words bravo, clap, rise (to); ballyhoo; approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), favor, recommend, root (for), support; celebrate, emblazon, eulogize, extol (also extoll), glorify, magnify, sing; adulate, belaud, flatter, overpraise; deify, idolize Phrases doff one's hat to (or doff one's cap to) Near Antonyms belittle, discommend, disparage, put down; blame, censure, reprehend, reprobate; admonish, chide, criticize, rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reprove; castigate, excoriate, keelhaul, lambaste (or lambast), skewer, slag [chiefly British], vilify Antonyms knock, pan, slam


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