Acclamation

Sam Stewart

DEFINITION:

n. 1. Applause; enthusiastic approval

2. An oral vote, especially an enthusiastic vote of approval

SYNONYMS:

Cheering, acclaim, applause

ANTONYMS:

Criticism, disapproval, silence

SENTENCES:

1. The man's rousing speech earned him a standing ovation and the crowd's acclamation.

2. The group already knew that the decision would be unanimous, so they took a simple acclamation on the matter.

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Applause