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v. bragged, brag·ging, brags
To talk or write about oneself in a proud or self-impressed way. See Synonyms at boast1.
To say (something about oneself) boastfully.
1. A boast.
2. Arrogant or boastful speech.
3. Games A card game similar to poker.
adj. brag·ger, brag·gest
[Middle English braggen, from brag, ostentatious.]
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|Noun||1.||bragging - an instance of boastful talk; "his brag is worse than his fight"; "whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade"|
|Adj.||1.||bragging - exhibiting self-importance; "big talk"|
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"