vainglorious(redirected from vaingloriousness)
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1. Excessively proud of oneself.
2. Characterized by or exhibiting vainglory: vainglorious boasting.
boastful or vain; ostentatious
vain•glo•ri•ous(veɪnˈglɔr i əs, -ˈgloʊr-)
1. filled with or given to vainglory.
2. characterized by, showing, or proceeding from vainglory.
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|Adj.||1.||vainglorious - feeling self-importance; "too big for his britches"; "had a swelled head"; "he was swelled with pride"|
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"