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EtymologyEdit

From Old French vain glorios, from Latin vānus (empty) + glōriōsus

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˌveɪnˈɡlɔː.ɹi.əs/
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  • Rhymes: -ɔːɹiəs

AdjectiveEdit

vainglorious (comparative more vainglorious, superlative most vainglorious)

  1. With excessive vanity or unwarranted pride.

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