Origin of vainglory
Examples from the Web for vainglory
"But I'm the worst snag that ever either of you struck," he went on in his vainglory.Stingaree|E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung
I believe that he will change the world, and strip it of its vainglory and hypocrisy.The Crisis, Complete|Winston Churchill
So proud, I fear, that we should end in committing some great folly, or great crime in our conceit and vainglory.All Saints' Day and Other Sermons|Charles Kingsley
Indeed, I don't know which of the two deserves the palm, either for bravery or vainglory.The Virginians|William Makepeace Thackeray
They that desire to excel in too many matters, out of levity and vainglory, are ever envious.