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Pronunciation: /əˈkleɪm/

Translation of acclaim in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (praise) aclamar an internationally acclaimed singer un cantante aclamado internacionalmente
    Example sentences
    • Then they would be publicly acclaimed as role models for the loyal opposition.
    • They are some of the most committed people i know and should be publicly acclaimed.
    • This as their visiting fans acclaimed their team with a volley of applause that would have done justice to a rookery of seals.
    1.2 (proclaim) [formal] aclamar, proclamar to acclaim sb king/champion aclamar or proclamar a algn rey/campeón


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