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English noun: vaunt

1. vaunt (communication) extravagant self-praise

Broader (hypernym)boast, boasting, jactitation, self-praise

English verb: vaunt

1. vaunt (communication) show off

Synonymsblow, bluster, boast, brag, gas, gasconade, shoot a line, swash, tout

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP.
Somebody ----s that CLAUSE.
Somebody ----s to somebody

Broader (hypernym)amplify, exaggerate, hyperbolise, hyperbolize, magnify, overdraw, overstate

Narrower (hyponym)crow, gloat, puff, triumph

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