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vainglorious

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adjective vain·glo·ri·ous \ˌvān-ˈglȯr-ē-əs\

Simple Definition of vainglorious

  • : having or showing too much pride in your abilities or achievements

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of vainglorious

  1. :  marked by vainglory :  boastful

vaingloriously adverb
vaingloriousness noun

Examples of vainglorious in a sentence

  1. <a vainglorious woman who always insists on being the center of attention>



15th Century

First Known Use of vainglorious

15th century



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