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noun [uncountable] acclaim pronunciation in British English /əˈkleɪm/

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  1. public praise for someone or something

    Garcia’s first novel was greeted with widespread critical acclaim.

    win/receive/attract acclaim:

    In a recent poll, Glasgow won acclaim as Britain’s most progressive city.

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