gloat - definition and synonyms

verb [intransitive] showing disapproval 

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

/ɡləʊt/
present tense
I/you/we/theygloat
he/she/itgloats
present participlegloating
past tensegloated
past participlegloated
  1. to show that you are happy and proud at your own success or at someone else’s failure
    gloat over:

    He was there to gloat over their defeat.

derived word

gloat

 

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

noun [singular]