from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act or practice of enhancing or exaggerating one's own importance, power, or reputation.
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- n. The act or action of making oneself seem more important. An act of pride or boasting.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The aggrandizement of one's self.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an act undertaken to increase your own power and influence or to draw attention to your own importance
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