vaunted

[ vawn-tid, vahn- ]
/ ˈvɔn tɪd, ˈvɑn- /

adjective

praised boastfully or excessively: the vaunted beauties of Paris.

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Origin of vaunted

First recorded in 1625–35; vaunt + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM vaunted

self-vaunted, adjective
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