[VAYN-glor-ee]

noun

Excessive pride in one’s achievements, abilities, qualities, etc.

My son lost his virginity last night, and now his displays of vainglory around the house are starting to piss people off.


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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Vainglory.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/vainglory. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “vainglory”, accessed April 14, 2024, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/vainglory.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Vainglory. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved April 14, 2024, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/vainglory


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