A loud expression of approval or praise, typically through clapping, cheering or shouting.
From latin acclamationem, from acclamare "to shout", from ad- "to" + clamare "to shout".
- The candidate received acclamation from the crowd.
- The singer's performance was met with acclamation.
- The winner was greeted with acclamation when they came on stage.
- The play received acclamation from the critics.
- The athlete was greeted with acclamation as they entered the stadium.