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  • n. boasting; bragging

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A boasting; a bragging.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A boasting.

Etymologies

Latin jactantia, from jactans, present participle of jactare to throw, boast, freq. from jacere to throw; compare French jactance. (Wiktionary)

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