vaunting

  • 1vaunting — index orgulous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2vaunting — I. noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from gerund of vaunten to vaunt : the act of boasting : bragging make your vaunting true Shakespeare …

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  • 3vaunting — /vawn ting, vahn /, adj. 1. having a boastfully proud disposition: a vaunting dictator. 2. marked by boastful pride: a vaunting air of superiority. [1580 90; VAUNT + ING2] * * * …

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  • 4Vaunting — Vaunt Vaunt, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Vaunted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Vaunting}.] [F. vanter, LL. vanitare, fr. L. vanus vain. See {Vain}.] To boast; to make a vain display of one s own worth, attainments, decorations, or the like; to talk ostentatiously; …

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  • 5vaunting — vaunt ► VERB (usu. as adj. vaunted) ▪ boast about or praise. DERIVATIVES vaunting adjective. ORIGIN Latin vantare, from vanus vain, empty …

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  • 6vaunting — 1. noun boasting 2. adjective boastful …

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  • 7vaunting — vɔːnt n. act or instance of boasting v. boast, brag, exaggerate about oneself …

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  • 8self-vaunting — adj. * * * …

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  • 9self-vaunting — adj …

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  • 10Pibroch — Pibroch, Piobaireachd or Ceòl Mór is an art music genre associated primarily with the Scottish Highlands that is characterised by extended compositions with a melodic theme and elaborate formal variations. It is currently performed principally on …

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  • 11boastful — 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… …

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  • 12braggart — Synonyms and related words: Captain Bobadil, Gascon, Herod, Narcissus, Scaramouch, Texan, big mouth, blatherskite, blower, blowhard, bluff, bluffer, blusterer, boaster, boastful, boasting, brag, braggadocio, bragging, bravo, bucko, bully,… …

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  • 13bragging — Synonyms and related words: Gascon, bluster, boast, boastful, boastfulness, boasting, bombast, brag, braggadocio, braggart, braggartism, bravado, conceit, conceited, fanfaron, fanfaronade, fanfaronading, gasconade, gasconading, gasconism, heroics …

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  • 14conceited — 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,… …

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  • 15vain — 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 …

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  • 16vainglorious — Synonyms and related words: Gascon, boastful, boasting, braggart, bragging, complacent, conceited, consequential, disdainful, fanfaron, fanfaronading, gasconading, insolent, narcissan, narcissine, narcissistic, narcistic, overproud, overweening,… …

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  • 17ὑψαυχεῖ — ὑψαυχέω pres ind mp 2nd sg (attic epic doric ionic) ὑψαυχέω pres ind act 3rd sg (attic epic doric ionic) ὑψαυχής high vaunting masc/fem/neut nom/voc/acc dual (attic epic) ὑψαυχής high vaunting masc/fem/neut dat sg …

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  • 18ὑψηλολογία — ὑψηλολογίᾱ , ὑψηλολογία vaunting fem nom/voc/acc dual ὑψηλολογίᾱ , ὑψηλολογία vaunting fem nom/voc sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 19Boast — Boast, n. 1. Act of boasting; vaunting or bragging. [1913 Webster] Reason and morals? and where live they most, In Christian comfort, or in Stoic boast! Byron. [1913 Webster] 2. The cause of boasting; occasion of pride or exultation, sometimes of …

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  • 20Boastful — Boast ful, a. Given to, or full of, boasting; inclined to boast; vaunting; vainglorious; self praising. {Boast ful*ly}, adv. {Boast ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …

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