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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gloat /ˈglot/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gloat v. i. [imp. & p. p. Gloated; p. pr. & vb. n. Gloating.]  To look steadfastly; to gaze earnestly; to gaze with passionate desire, lust, or avarice.
 2. To gaze with malignant satisfaction; to exult maliciously, sometimes also triumphantly, in another's loss or discomfort; -- usually in a bad sense.
    In vengeance gloating on another's pain.   --Byron.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : malicious satisfaction [syn: gloating, glee]
      v 1: dwell on with satisfaction [syn: triumph, crow]
      2: gaze at or think about something with great
         self-satisfaction, gratification, or joy