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thrasonical

[threy-son-i-kuh l] /θreɪˈsɒn ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
boastful; vainglorious.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; < Latin Thrasōn- (stem of Thrasō, braggart in Terence's Eunuchus) + -ical
Related forms
thrasonically, adverb
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thrasonical

/θrəˈsɒnɪkəl/
adjective
1.
(rare) bragging; boastful
Derived Forms
thrasonically, adverb
Word Origin
C16: from Latin Thrasō name of boastful soldier in Eunuchus, a play by Terence, from Greek Thrasōn, from thrasus forceful
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