Example sentences for: acclaim

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

  • Unlike recent Justice Department investigations of the White House, Holder's earned near universal acclaim.

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

  • Dunlap did all this to great acclaim, at least from Wall Street.

  • All opened to acclaim at the National Theatre and provoked national debate in Britain.

  • Volume I, including extensive introductory matter and the letters A-C, was published in 1985 (to the acclaim of scholarly and lay reviewers alike, I'm pleased to say).

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