self-glorifying

adjective
self-glo·​ri·​fy·​ing | \ ˌself-ˈglȯr-ə-ˌfī-iŋ How to pronounce self-glorifying (audio) \

Definition of self-glorifying

: given to or marked by boasting : boastful

First Known Use of self-glorifying

1840, in the meaning defined above

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