adjective Date: 1654 marked by self-applause

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • self-applauding — index inflated (vain), orgulous, pretentious (pompous), proud (conceited) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C …   Law dictionary

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

  • self-applauding — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • vain — Synonyms and related words: Gascon, abortive, absurd, airy, arrogant, asinine, barren, baseless, boastful, boasting, bootless, bootlessly, braggart, bragging, catchpenny, cocky, complacent, conceited, consequential, counterproductive, coxcombical …   Moby Thesaurus

  • vainglorious — Synonyms and related words: Gascon, boastful, boasting, braggart, bragging, complacent, conceited, consequential, disdainful, fanfaron, fanfaronading, gasconading, insolent, narcissan, narcissine, narcissistic, narcistic, overproud, overweening,… …   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

  • conceited — Synonyms and related words: Gascon, aggressively self confident, arrogant, biggety, boastful, boasting, braggart, bragging, bumptious, chesty, cocky, complacent, coxcombical, dandified, dandy, egocentric, egotistical, fanfaron, fanfaronading,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • orgulous — I adjective affected, aloof, arrogant, assuming, blustering, boastful, boasting, bragging, conceited, condescending, contemptuous, disdainful, egocentric, egoistic, egoistical, egotistic, egotistical, fanfaronading, flaunting, gasconading, grand …   Law dictionary

  • egocentric — Synonyms and related words: Narcissus, braggart, compare, conceited, egocentristic, egoist, egoistic, egomaniacal, egotist, egotistic, egotistical, individualist, individualistic, know it all, narcissan, narcissine, narcissist, narcissistic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • boastful — Synonyms and related words: Gascon, arrogant, boasting, braggart, bragging, cock a hoop, conceited, egotistical, exultant, fanfaron, fanfaronading, gasconading, haughty, ostentatious, pretentious, proud, rodomontade, self advertising, self… …   Moby Thesaurus

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