The speaker was Thomas Rimer, and the plan was adopted with acclamation.
And we shall see if the Chamber won't absolve me by acclamation.
His refusal was accompanied by loud shouts of acclamation, which for the present rendered all further attempts impossible.
It spread into a roar of acclamation; for bluff is a weapon dear to every adventurer.
It is no great thing to be nominated by acclamation, but if we can shout our man into office it will be a 'big thing.'
She received the acclamation of all the writers of her time.
He enjoyed the rôle until, his health having been drunk with acclamation, he was called upon for a speech.
Then Legaspi continued his journey to Manila, and was received there with acclamation.
He had sat down, the President put to the Council resolutions, which were passed by acclamation.
It was voted by acclamation, that Hippopotamus was agreeable to the company.
1540s, from Latin acclamationem (nominative acclamatio) "a calling, exclamation, shout of approval," noun of action from past participle stem of acclamare "shout approval or disapproval of, cry out at," from ad- "toward" (see ad-) + clamare "cry out" (see claim (v.)). As a method of voting en masse, by 1801, probably from the French Revolution.