"vaunt" Definition

  1. v. i. To boast; to make a vain display of one's own worth, attainments, decorations, or the like; to talk ostentatiously; to brag.
  2. v. t. To boast of; to make a vain display of; to display with ostentation.
  3. n. A vain display of what one is, or has, or has done; ostentation from vanity; a boast; a brag.
  4. n. The first part.
  5. v. t. To put forward; to display.

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Position in dictionary: 107025 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. i., v. t., n., n., v. t.,
Words that start with "vaunt": 8
Words that end with "vaunt": 2
Words that contain "vaunt": 10
Next words in dictionary: vaunt-courier, vaunted, vaunter, vauntful, vaunting
Previous words in dictionary: vaunce, vaulty, vaulting, vaulter, vaulted

English Dictionary Definition of vaunt

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