Definition of plaudit:
eulogy, eclat, sycophancy, laudation, adulation, acclaim, pomp, flattery, cheers, cheering, kudos, celebration, acclamation, ovation, approbation, compliment, panegyric, encomium, plaudits, hand, commendation, approval, applause, praise.
In the mean time, Captain Wilkes, commander of the vessel which had made the visit and search of the Trent, returned to the United States and was received with general plaudit, both by the people and the Government.- "The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Vol. 1 (of 2)", Jefferson Davis.
The English people in this nineteenth century rejoice in a sovereign who is noble in the highest sense; beloved by her subjects, achieving for herself the universal plaudit of a " most humane and gracious lady."- "Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad", Various.
- "The Satires, Epistles, and Art of Poetry", Horace a.k.a. Quintus Horatius Flaccus Translated by John Conington, M. A..