Definitions for vaingloriousveɪnˈglɔr i əs, -ˈgloʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vain•glo•ri•ousveɪnˈglɔr i əs, -ˈgloʊr-(adj.)

  1. filled with or given to vainglory.

  2. characterized by, showing, or proceeding from vainglory.

Origin of vainglorious:

1470–80

vain•glo′ri•ous•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. big, swelled, vainglorious(adj)

    feeling self-importance

    "too big for his britches"; "had a swelled head"; "he was swelled with pride"

Wiktionary

  1. vainglorious(Adjective)

    With excessive vanity or unwarranted pride.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vainglorious(adj)

    feeling or indicating vainglory; elated by vanity; boastful

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