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Vainglorious definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

VAINGLO'RIOUS, a. [vain and glorious.]
1. Vain to excess of one's own achievements; elated beyond due measure; boastful.
Vainglorious man.
2. Boastful; proceeding from vanity.
Arrogant and vainglorious expression.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: feeling self-importance; "too big for his britches"; "had a swelled head"; "he was swelled with pride" [syn: big, swelled, vainglorious]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 15th century marked by vainglory ; boastful vaingloriously adverb vaingloriousness noun

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Vainglorious Vain`glo"ri*ous, a. Feeling or indicating vainglory; elated by vanity; boastful. ``Arrogant and vainglorious expression.'' --Sir M. Hale. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ly, adv. -- Vain`glo"ri*ous*ness, n.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you describe someone as vainglorious, you are critical of them because they are very proud of what they have done and boast a lot about it. (LITERARY) ADJ: ADJ n [disapproval]

Moby Thesaurus

Gascon, boastful, boasting, braggart, bragging, complacent, conceited, consequential, disdainful, fanfaron, fanfaronading, gasconading, insolent, narcissan, narcissine, narcissistic, narcistic, overproud, overweening, self-admiring, self-advertising, self-applauding, self-approving, self-assuming, self-complacent, self-conceited, self-congratulating, self-congratulatory, self-content, self-contented, self-delighting, self-endeared, self-esteeming, self-flattering, self-glorious, self-gratulating, self-gratulatory, self-important, self-lauding, self-loving, self-respecting, self-satisfied, self-sufficient, self-vaunting, smug, stuck-up, supercilious, thrasonic, thrasonical, vain, vaporing, vaunting




 


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