When the Germans at Valparaiso acclaimed him a naval hero, he shook his head.
(Karel Capek, an acclaimed Czech playwright, coined the word to describe the mechanized workers in his play.)
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.
On the death of Alaric his followers acclaimed his brother-in-law Ataulphus as king.
But he refused to advance farther and to put himself resolutely at the head of his party, although warmly acclaimed by it, and courage failing him, he returned to England, settling first in London, then in Holyrood Palace at Edinburgh and afterwards at Hartwell.