vainglorious[vān glôr′ē əs]
vainglorious definition by Webster's New World
- boastfully vain and proud of oneself
- showing or characterized by boastful vanity
Origin: Late Middle English vanegloreous ; from Midieval Latin vaniglorius: see vainglory
vainglorious definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Characterized by or exhibiting excessive vanity; boastful.
- Proceeding from vainglory.
- vain·gloˈri·ous·ly adverb
- vain·gloˈri·ous·ness noun