verb (used without object)
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Origin of gloat
SYNONYMS FOR gloat
OTHER WORDS FROM gloatgloat·er, noungloat·ing·ly, adverbun·gloat·ing, adjective
Words nearby gloat
Example sentences from the Web for gloated
Crazy people who gloated about my being uninsured, and afflicted by an autoimmune disease.
But even as he gloated over his revenge, the words of Bill Dawson came to him, "Hold that man-eating temper of yours."The Upward Path|Various
Juan's face cleared for a moment as he gloated over how Antonio's scheme had worked out, and he laughed.Hopalong Cassidy|Clarence E. Mulford
At the same time he gloated over us, wildly and vociferously.Before Adam|Jack London