Definitions for vauntingly

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vauntvɔnt, vɑnt(v.t.)

  1. to boast of:

    to vaunt one's achievements.

  2. (v.i.)to speak boastfully; brag.

  3. (n.)a boastful action or utterance.

Origin of vaunt:

1350–1400; ME vaunten < MF vanter to boast < LL vānitāre, der. of L vānusvain

vaunt′ing•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. boastfully, vauntingly, big, large(adverb)

    in a boastful manner

    "he talked big all evening"

Wiktionary

  1. vauntingly(Adverb)

    So as to vaunt; with boastful display.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vauntingly(adverb)

    in a vaunting manner

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