Etymology
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vainglory (n.)

c. 1200, "worthless glory, undue pomp or show," waynglori, from Old French vaine glorie, from Medieval Latin vana gloria (see vain + glory (n.)).

updated on March 07, 2014

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Definitions of vainglory from WordNet

vainglory (n.)
outspoken conceit;
Synonyms: boastfulness
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