how to pronounce acclamation


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the above transcription of acclamation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

acclamation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of acclamation in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… utopias that was the acclamation used to …”

meanings of acclamation


  1. A shout of approbation, favor, or assent; eager expression of approval; loud applause.
  2. A representation, in sculpture or on medals, of people expressing joy.
  3. An oral vote taken without formal ballot and with much fanfare; typically an overwhelmingly affirmative vote.
  4. The act of winning an election to a post because there were no other candidates.

acclamation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word acclamation occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics acclamation can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that acclamation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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