Sentence Examples


  • When the Germans at Valparaiso acclaimed him a naval hero, he shook his head.
  • Was acclaimed king, and the mansion was used by Henry VII.
  • On the death of Alaric his followers acclaimed his brother-in-law Ataulphus as king.
  • The official birthday of the Russian empire was the 22nd of October 1721, when, after a solemn thanksgiving service in the Troitsa Cathedral for the peace of Nystad, the tsar proceeded to the senate and was there acclaimed: "Father of the Fatherland, Peter the Great, and Emperor of All Russia."
  • She was present at his trial and was publicly acclaimed by the mob as his supporter, while the Tory divine was consoled immediately on the expiration of his sentence with the living of St Andrew's, Holborn.