Self-applause
Self-applause Self`-ap*plause", n. Applause of one's self. [1913 Webster]

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  • self-applause — index pride Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • self-applause — noun Date: 1678 an expression or feeling of approval of oneself …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • self-applause — n. * * * …   Universalium

  • self-applause — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : an expression or feeling of approval of oneself …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-applauding — adjective Date: 1654 marked by self applause …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • self-applauding — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : applauding oneself : marked by self applause …   Useful english dictionary

  • vainglory — Synonyms and related words: amour propre, arrogance, autoeroticism, boastfulness, bombast, complacency, consequentiality, ego trip, egoism, egotism, exhibition, flaunting, haughtiness, narcism, narcissism, overproudness, overweening pride, pride …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Vanity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Vanity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 vanity vanity Sgm: N 1 conceit conceit conceitedness Sgm: N 1 self conceit self conceit self complacency self confidence self sufficiency self esteem self love self approba …   English dictionary for students

  • egotism — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. vanity, self exaltation, [self ]conceit. See selfishness. Ant., humility. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. egoism, conceit, vanity, pride, assurance, self love, narcissism, self confidence, self glorification …   English dictionary for students

  • vanity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Excessive pride Nouns 1. vanity, conceit, conceitedness; immodesty, self esteem, self love, self praise; complacency, smugness, amour propre, hubris; ego trip. See boasting, selfishness. 2. [false] pride …   English dictionary for students

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