gloriation


gloriation
\\ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈāshən\ noun (-s)
Etymology: Latin gloriation-, gloriatio, from gloriatus (past participle of gloriari to boast, glory, from gloria, n., glory) + -ion-, -io -ion
archaic : the action of glorying

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  • Gloriation — Glo ri*a tion, n. [L. gloriatio, from gloriari to glory, boast, fr. gloria glory. See {Glory}, n.] Boast; a triumphing. [Obs.] Bp. Richardson. [1913 Webster] Internal gloriation or triumph of the mind. Hobbes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gloriation — Gloriation, Gloriatio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • gloriation — glo·ri·a·tion …   English syllables

  • self-gloriation — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boasting — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Boasting >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 boasting boasting &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 boast boast vaunt crake| Sgm: N 1 pretense pretense pretensions Sgm: N 1 puff puff puffery …   English dictionary for students