vain-gloriousness

  • 1 inflation — n. 1. Swelling (by air), distension, expansion, blowing up. 2. Conceit, conceitedness, self conceit, self sufficiency, self complacency, self importance, vain gloriousness, vain glory. 3. Increase, enlargement. 4. (Com.) Over enlargement (of… …

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  • 2 self-esteem — n 1. self respect, pride, confidence, confidence in oneself or one s abilities, self assurance, faith in oneself; self confidence, self reliance, independence, self sufficiency, ability to stand on one s own two feet, ability to face oneself… …

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  • 3 snobbery — n snobbishness, snobbiness, snobbism, condescension, condescendence, patronage; conceit, conceitedness, Inf. uppishness, Inf. snootiness, Inf. snottiness; arrogance, high horse, haughtiness, hauteur, cavalierness, cavalierism; contemptuousness,… …

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