Meaning of ACCLAIM in English

ACCLAIM

I.

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ great

▪ general , universal , wide , widespread

▪ popular , public

▪ critical

Her latest novel has won great critical ~.

▪ international , national , worldwide

VERB + ACCLAIM

▪ deserve , earn (sb) , gain (sb) , garner ( esp. AmE ), meet with , receive , win

His discoveries earned him wide ~.

PREPOSITION

▪ to … ~

The play opened last week to universal ~.

▪ ~ for

She received international ~ for her performance.

▪ ~ from

~ from the critics

II.

verb

PHRASES

▪ be critically ~ed , be highly ~ed , be internationally ~ed , be widely ~ed

This book has been widely ~ed as a modern classic.

Acclaim is used with these nouns as the object: ↑ work

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .