Example sentences for: acclaimed

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

  • Though snobs and the stuffier sorts of pedagogues are toffee-nosed about regional dialects, poets such as Ted Hughes have acclaimed the organic way they have of fitting the syllables/To the long swell of the land.

  • The most acclaimed and second highest grossing film of 1998 (just behind Armageddon ) was Saving Private Ryan . Though Steven Spielberg's film is fiction and Brokaw's book is something akin to oral history, they have in common a fashionable theme: the nobility of those who served in the armed forces during World War II and, by extension, Americans of that age in general.

  • Raves for the adaptation of James Ellroy's acclaimed policier about the investigation of a mass murder in the 1950s.

  • Miramax has been the driving force behind some of the most acclaimed films of the last decade: sex, lies, and videotape ; The Piano ; Pulp Fiction ; Clerks ; Red ; Il Postino ; Trainspotting ; The English Patient ; and Good Will Hunting . It has won five Palmes d'Or (the Cannes Film Festival's top prize) and more than 100 Oscar nominations.

  • The book is widely acclaimed for its erudition and sophistication, and its author becomes a lion of the talk-show circuit.


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