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vaunted

adjective vaunt·ed \ˈvn-təd, ˈvän-\

: often spoken of or described as very good or great : often praised

Full Definition of VAUNTED

:  highly or widely praised or boasted about <his own much vaunted ferocity — Calvin Tomkins>

Examples of VAUNTED

  1. The team's vaunted defense faltered in the second half of the game.

First Known Use of VAUNTED

1567

Rhymes with VAUNTED

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