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Meaning of "vaunty" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VAUNTY

vaunty  [ˈvɔːntɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VAUNTY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Vaunty is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES VAUNTY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of vaunty in the English dictionary

The definition of vaunty in the dictionary is proud or boastful.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VAUNTY


Alicante
ˌælɪˈkæntɪ
ante
ˈæntɪ
anti
ˈæntɪ
auntie
ˈɑːntɪ
Aunty
ˈɑːntɪ
chantie
ˈtʃɑːntɪ
coontie
ˈkuːntɪ
county
ˈkaʊntɪ
Dante
ˈdæntɪ
dilettante
ˌdɪlɪˈtɑːntɪ
Durante
dəˈræntɪ
flaunty
ˈflɔːntɪ
infante
ɪnˈfæntɪ
jaunty
ˈdʒɔːntɪ
monte
ˈmɒntɪ
plenty
ˈplɛntɪ
slanty
ˈslɑːntɪ
twenty
ˈtwɛntɪ
vawntie
ˈvɔːntɪ
warranty
ˈwɒrəntɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VAUNTY

vault
vaultage
vaulted
vaulter
vaulting
vaulting horse
vaultingly
vaultlike
vaulty
vaunce
vaunt
vaunt-courier
vaunted
vaunter
vauntery
vauntful
vauntingly
vaurien

WORDS THAT END LIKE VAUNTY

bounty
bunty
intercounty
metropolitan county
Mounty
multicounty
noncounty
punty
Queen Anne´s Bounty
Queen´s County
runty
scrunty
subcounty
vice-county
viscounty

Synonyms and antonyms of vaunty in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «vaunty» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VAUNTY

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The translations of vaunty from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «vaunty» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

vaunty
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

vaunty
570 millions of speakers

English

vaunty
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

vaunty
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

vaunty
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

vaunty
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

vaunty
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

vaunty
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

vaunty
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Vaunty
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

vaunty
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

vaunty
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

vaunty
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Banget
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vaunty
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

vaunty
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वायफळ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

vaunty
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

vaunty
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

vaunty
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

vaunty
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

vaunty
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

vaunty
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vaunty
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vaunty
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

vaunty
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of vaunty

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VAUNTY»

The term «vaunty» is barely ever used and occupies the 202.511 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VAUNTY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about vaunty

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VAUNTY»

Discover the use of vaunty in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to vaunty and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
From Ulster to America: The Scotch-Irish Heritage of ...
The Scotch-Irish Heritage of American English Michael Montgomery. V vaunty, vauntie adj Boastful, vain, proud (Hence vbTo boast). [< vaunt n + -y adj- forming suffix; OED vaunty adj 'proud, boastful' dialect except in Scotland; SND vauntie ...
Michael Montgomery, 2006
2
The English dialect dictionary
Fu'vaunty be thy looks, ma'am, HAY Linlie (1851) 61. Per. \Vi' bonnet sae vaunty, an' owerlay sac clean, FORD Her/)(1893) 164. Km. (JAM.) Sig. l trow ye needna craw sae vantie, Towens Poems (1885) 178. Ayr. \Vow, but your letter made me ...
Joseph Wright
3
British Women Poets of the Romantic Era: An Anthology
My ever dear an' worthy aunty, Wha n'er o' wit nor lear was vaunty; Yet often could, like honest grandam, Unravel dreams; an' whiles, at random, Did truth in mystic terms declare, Which made us aft wi' wonder stare. Last night, when Morpheus ...
Paula R. Feldman, 2000
4
Jamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language: In which the ...
Value, Strathmore. To VA M J1 К u, ii. n. To make an ostentations appearance, S. A. — C. B. ffwemp, splendid. VANDIE, adj. Ostentatious, Kinross-shire. Synon. vaunty, vauntit. VANDIE, ». A vain, vaunting, self-conceited fellow ; a braggadocio , ...
John Jamieson, John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.), John Longmuir, 1867
5
The Synonym Finder
2. conceited, haughty, proud, boastful, Scot. vaunty, arrogant, vainglorious; pompous, supercilious, disdainful, insolent, imperious, lordly, magisterial; inflated , puffed up, uppish, high-and-mighty, highhanded, high-toned, on one's high horse, ...
Jerome Irving Rodale, 1978
6
Herdbook
T.M. 9839, 496 S . Sire, Hartfield Vaunty, 28771. Dam, Hartfield Curly, 9839. 34075. HARTFIELD LAVENDER.— b. and o. Mrs. Barclay, Hartfield, Paisley ; cvd . 3rd April, 1930 ; col., brown and white. T.M. 9841, 496 S. Sire, Hartfield Vaunty,  ...
Ayrshire Cattle Herd Book Society of Great Britain and Ireland, 1931
7
A Pilgrimage to Auvergne
... comparison with his own Hotel de l'Europe ; certainly he had reason to be “ vaunty,” for his grand new house was worthy of a more AN ENGLISH MOON. 121 populous town than Thiers, and more.
Louisa Stuart Costello, 1842
8
Annual Register
... But since the proud Consul's grown vaunty, We'll meet him by land or by sea. Wherever a clan is disloyal, ' . * . Wherever our king has a foe, He'll quickly see Donald Macdonald Wi' his Highlanders all/ in a row.-— Guns an' pistols an' a', ...
‎1809
9
Scotish Song ...
Unmufit. Unmuvit. unmofved, nndifluroed. Unsonfic. unlnelfyUpo'. upon. V. Valziant. valiant. Vaunty. hoaslsul. Vow. See \Vow. r \V. \Vacl. . a wad. in [a-wn. WVad. would. “'adna. 'would not. \Vae. woe. wae worth ze. 'woe lie with ye, woe hefill/je.
Joseph Ritson, 1794
10
The Universal spy; or, The London weekly magazine. (By ...
Altho* my Father was no Laird, Til daffin to be vaunty, He keept ay a gooa Kail- yard, A ha' House and a Pantry : A good blue Bonnet on his Head, An Owtlay ' bout his Craggy, And ay until the Day he dee'd, . He rade on good Shank's Naggy .
Timothy Truepenny (pseud.)

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