Glorioso

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Glorioso A boaster. "O, I could play the woman with mine eyes, And braggart with my tongue."
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n glorioso A boaster; a glorioser.
    • ***

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
It

Usage

In literature:

Favourable as this accident may seem to the Glorioso, she did not escape.
"The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II. From William and Mary to George II." by Tobias Smollett
Walter was not the boy to betray Glorioso.
"Walter Pieterse" by Multatuli
Escrivese juntamente los principios de nuestro glorioso Padre Santo Domingo, y de las demas religiones (Madrid, 1620).
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 - Volume 40 of 55" by Francisco Colin
Don't you think we might come upon another Mount Glorioso?
"The Galaxy" by Various
Cosi dunque l' onor, cosi conservi Gli avanzi tu del glorioso Impero?
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Isaac Disraeli
Sed credi potest, gloriosos eorum processus extitisse, quorum tam plena laudis principia fuerint.
"Beowulf" by R. W. Chambers
***

In news:

Sad Wittman photo by the amazing Joe Glorioso.
Rioja Glorioso Reserva Especial 2007.
Related Wine Search for BODEGAS PALACIO Rioja Glorioso Reserva Especial 2007.
I talked with Bossier City Film Commissioner Pam Glorioso about it.
John McGivern talks to Michael Glorioso from Glorioso 's.
John McGivern talks to Eddie Glorioso , co-founder of Glorioso 's.
Rich Glorioso (House photo by Mark Foley).
The Chairman of the Florida House Justice Appropriations subcommittee, Rep Rich Glorioso , said Senate Budget Chairman JD Alexander personally removed funding for the Hillsborough Correctional Institution.
Glorioso 's: The History Behind The Shelves/Make Milwaukee 2012 Week 1.
Glorioso 's Italian Market.
It's an east side institution but after more than six decades on Brady Street, the Glorioso Brothers are moving their Italian Market across the street.
East side grocer Glorioso 's has relocated to 1011 E Brady Street to a larger store which opens Thursday.
William Mazaba, left, and Joe Glorioso , stock produce shelves at Glorioso 's new location.
***