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vainglorious

adjective

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having too high an opinion of oneself
  • a vainglorious woman who always insists on being the center of attention

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The first known use of vainglorious was in the 15th century

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“Vainglorious.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vainglorious. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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