Definition of acclaim in English:

acclaim

Syllabification: ac·claim
Pronunciation: /əˈklām
 
/

verb

[with object]

noun

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Origin

early 17th century (in the sense 'express approval'): from Latin acclamare, from ad- 'to' + clamare 'to shout'. The spelling has been influenced by association with claim. Current senses date from the 17th century.

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