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vaunt

vaunt

 
pronunciation:
vawnt
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
features:
Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: vaunted, vaunting, vaunts
definition: to speak boastfully of; brag about.
He vaunted his many successes.
synonyms:
boast, brag about
similar words:
gloat over
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part of speech: noun
definition: a boastful statement or speech.
synonyms:
boast, brag
similar words:
bombast, gasconade
derivations: vauntingly (adv.), vaunter (n.)