Example sentences for: acclaim

How can you use “acclaim” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • And don't you think Warren Beatty expected to be nominated by popular acclaim by now?

  • After reviving his career with a smash-hit remake of The Nutty Professor (1996), Eddie Murphy reprises Rex Harrison's 1967 role as the man who talks with animals--but to less acclaim.

  • Barcelona’s famous opera house, Gran Teatre del Liceu (La Rambla, 51-59; Tel. 93/412 35 32 and 93/485 99 13; ), was completely gutted by fire in January 1994, but, amazingly, reopened to general acclaim in winter 1999.

  • John F. Kennedy's assassination, although the service's greatest failure, nonetheless brought it renewed acclaim for its agents' heroics.

  • While Van and his buddies comb wealthy neighborhoods for a glimpse of his shiksa, Nate auditions a stripper whose costume doesn't arrive and who ends up doffing her conservative street clothes on stage to wild acclaim.

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