acclamation definition

  • noun:
    • A shout or salute of passionate approval.
    • An oral vote, specifically an enthusiastic vote of approval taken without formal ballot: a motion passed by acclamation.
    • A shout of approbation, favor, or assent; eager phrase of approval; loud applause.
    • The process of electing a person to a post in the lack of various other nominees.
    • A representation, in sculpture or on medals, of individuals articulating joy.
    • Without resistance in an election.
    • An oral vote taken without formal ballot with much fanfare; typically an overwhelmingly affirmative vote.
    • A shout of approbation, favor, or assent; eager phrase of approval; noisy applause.
    • A representation, in sculpture or on medals, of men and women expressing joy.
    • In parliamentary usage, the act or method of voting orally by teams without by ballot, esp. in elections
    • A shout or any other demonstration of applause, indicating delight, hearty assent, approbation, or good might.
    • In deliberative assemblies, the natural approval or adoption of a resolution or measure by a unanimous viva voce vote, in difference from a formal division or ballot.
    • anything articulating compliments or joy.
    • enthusiastic endorsement

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