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acclaim
used in Lord of the Flies

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Definition
to praise enthusiastically and publicly — sometimes choosing without opposition or a formal vote
  • Jack started to protest but the clamor changed from the general wish for a chief to an election by acclaim of Ralph himself.
    p. 22.6
acclaim = enthusiastic choice without a formal vote
There are no more uses of "acclaim" in Lord of the Flies.

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