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Another word for vainglory

  1. A regarding of oneself with undue favor

      1. An act, experience, or course of behavior that gratifies the ego.
      1. Excessive pride in one's appearance or accomplishments; conceit.
      2. Something about which one is vain or conceited:
      3. Worthlessness, pointlessness, or futility:
      1. A sense of one's own proper dignity or value; self-respect.
      2. Pleasure or satisfaction taken in an achievement, possession, or association:
      3. Arrogant or disdainful conduct or treatment; haughtiness.
      1. Excessive preoccupation with or admiration of oneself.
      2. A personality disorder characterized by self-preoccupation, need for admiration, lack of empathy, and unconscious deficits in self-esteem.
      3. Erotic pleasure derived from contemplation or admiration of one's own body or self, especially as a fixation on or a regression to an infantile stage of development.
      1. An inflated sense of one's own importance; conceit.
      1. The doctrine that human behavior is motivated by self-interest.
      2. The belief that self-interest provides the proper basis for moral behavior.
      3. Egotism; conceit.
      1. The self, especially as distinct from the world and other selves.
      2. In psychoanalysis, the division of the psyche that is conscious, most immediately controls thought and behavior, and is most in touch with external reality.
      3. An exaggerated sense of self-importance; conceit.
      1. Unduly favorable estimation of one's own abilities or worth; overly positive self-regard.
      2. Estimation or opinion of something, especially when favorable.
      3. A witty expression or fanciful idea:
      1. Respect for oneself; self-esteem.
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Another word for vainglory