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brag

 
 
pronunciation:
braeg
part of speech: verb
inflections: brags, bragging, bragged
definition: to speak with too much pride about oneself, or about anyone or anything closely connected with oneself; boast.
He bragged for two weeks about hitting the winning run for his team.We are tired of listening to her brag about her dad's great job.
synonyms:
boast
similar words:
bluster, exaggerate
derivations: braggingly (adv.), bragger (n.)