[veyn-glawr-ee-uhs, -glohr-]
filled with or given to vainglory: a vainglorious actor.
characterized by, showing, or proceeding from vainglory: a vainglorious estimate of one's ability.

1470–80; vainglory + -ous

vaingloriously, adverb
vaingloriousness, noun Unabridged
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vainglorious (ˌveɪnˈɡlɔːrɪəs)
boastful or vain; ostentatious

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Example sentences
Don't come off sounding too boastful or vainglorious.
He has always come across as deeply untrustworthy and extremely vainglorious.
Couldn't be otherwise with this vainglorious character.
There is no vainglorious obscurantism here to match the obscurantism of the poet.
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