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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishvaingloriousvain‧glo‧ri‧ous /veɪnˈɡlɔːriəs/ adjective literary  PROUDtoo proud of your own abilities, importance etc
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vaingloriousThus, with each page, she becomes increasingly unattractive and vainglorious - brains and spirit corrupted by driving ambition.In the fifth hotel the complimentary stationery carried the most vainglorious letterhead I have ever seen.The bombastic, vainglorious Nivelle had virtually announced to the world his grandiose expectations, making the dreadful defeat doubly damaging.
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