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 for acclaim
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Acclaim \Ac*claim"\, v. t. [L. acclamare; ad + clamare to cry
     out. See Claim, Clamor.] [R.]
     1. To applaud. "A glad acclaiming train." --Thomson.
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     2. To declare by acclamations.
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              While the shouting crowd
              Acclaims thee king of traitors.       --Smollett.
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     3. To shout; as, to acclaim my joy.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Acclaim \Ac*claim"\, v. i.
     To shout applause.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Acclaim \Ac*claim"\, n.
     Acclamation. [Poetic] --Milton.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  acclaim
      n 1: enthusiastic approval; "the book met with modest acclaim";
           "he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd"; "they gave him
           more eclat than he really deserved" [syn: acclaim,
           acclamation, plaudits, plaudit, eclat]
      v 1: praise vociferously; "The critics hailed the young pianist
           as a new Rubinstein" [syn: acclaim, hail, herald]
      2: clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate
         approval [syn: applaud, clap, spat, acclaim] [ant:
         boo, hiss]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  78 Moby Thesaurus words for "acclaim":
     abide by, accede, accept, acclamation, acquiesce, acquiesce in,
     agree, agree to, agree with, applaud, applause, assent, big hand,
     burst of applause, buy, celebrity, character, cheer, cheer on,
     clap, clap the hands, clapping, clapping of hands, compliment,
     comply, consent, eclat, encore, exalt, fame, famousness, figure,
     give a hand, give the nod, glorify, glory, hail, hand, handclap,
     handclapping, hear it for, hold with, homage, honor, in toto,
     kudos, magnify, name, nod, nod assent, notoriety, notoriousness,
     ovation, plaudit, plaudits, popularity, praise, publicity, receive,
     reclame, recognition, recommend, renown, report, reputation,
     repute, reverence, root for, round of applause, subscribe to,
     take kindly to, the bubble reputation, thunder of applause, vogue,
     vote for, welcome, yes, yield assent
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  ACCLAIM
  
      A European Union ESPRIT Basic Research Action.
  
     [What's it about?]
  
     (1994-11-08)
  

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