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vapor

verb

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to praise or express pride in one's own possessions, qualities, or accomplishments often to excess
  • a faded Southern belle tiresomely vaporing about all the handsome beaux she had in her long-ago youth

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“Vapor.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vapor. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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