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Synonyms of gloat in English:


  • she gloated over his recent humiliation I hadn't time to gloat over my good fortune
    delight in, relish, take great pleasure in, enjoy greatly, revel in, rejoice in, glory in, exult in, triumph over, crow over;
    boast about, brag about, feel self-satisfied about, be smug about, congratulate oneself on, preen oneself about, pat oneself on the back about;
    rub one's hands together
    informal rub it in
    archaic pique oneself on
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