He a diplomat of great eclat.
They gave him more eclat than he really deserved.
Her latest novel was received with great eclat.
He is a diplomat of great eclat.
1. enthusiastic approval;
"the book met with modest acclaim"
"he acknowledged the plaudits of the crowd"
"they gave him more eclat than he really deserved"
2. ceremonial elegance and splendor;
"entered with much eclat in a coach drawn by eight white horses"
3. brilliant or conspicuous success or effect;
"the eclat of a great achievement"