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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Proud of one's own achievements or good fortune

Usage examples (35)
  • It was too long and disgustingly self-congratulatory.
  • But wait before you get into self-congratulatory mood.
  • "Society of Gentlemen" enriched it with an ornate, self-congratulatory
  • And reading that last paragraph makes me sound very self-congratulatory. for more
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