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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Being boastful.

Usage examples (35)
  • It is not being respectful to be vainglorious after winning a game.
  • And although he adored Germany, he was not "vainglorious" about it.
  • This is precisely the kind of vainglorious grand gesture in which he specialises.
  • Thou art vainglorious and suspicious of everything. for more
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