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Synonyms for brag

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  1. bragverb


  2. bragadjective



Princeton's WordNet

  1. brag, bragging, crow, crowing, vaporing, line-shooting, gasconadeadjective

    an instance of boastful talk

    "his brag is worse than his fight"; "whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade"

    crowing, line-shooting, bragging, gasconade, vaporing, crow


  2. boss, bragverb

    exceptionally good

    "a boss hand at carpentry"; "his brag cornfield"



  3. boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconadeverb

    show off

    swash, gasconade, botch, splatter, bungle, muck up, splash, mishandle, bumble, botch up, blow, burn out, flub, suck, waste, fumble, shove off, fellate, muff, ball up, sport, bollocks, mess up, feature, louse up, bollocks up, float, gas, bollix, plash, vaunt, screw up, spoil, tout, shoot a line, go down on, swagger, foul up, fluff, blow out, drift, bobble, bluster, be adrift, shove along, bollix up, squander, splosh, boast, bodge, spatter


Editors Contribution

  1. boasts

    to talk or write about oneself or something related to oneself in a proud or self-admiring way.

    ''she boasts a host of amazing talents''

    Submitted by rosiesusan.kirk on June 15, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bragnoun

    boasting, self-glorification, vaunt, gasconade braggadocio, bravado, vaporing

    disparagement, detraction, decrial, depreciation

  2. bragverb

    boast, vaunt, vapor

    disparage, decry, belittle, depreciate

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  1. Nik Richie:

    For some reason these women need to brag about their faade ; posting pictures on their IG of $ 25,000 dollar purses, red bottom shoes, cash and of course the selfies from a yacht in the South of France or Dubai, 100 percent of their IG postings are fake set up situations to lure more men to ‘ like ’ their pictures.

  2. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    In the case of seeking knowledge, don't do it to brag and don't give up because you think you are not worthy of becoming wise in life. Never underestimate yourself.

  3. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    The humble rarely brag about accomplishments because they are typically significant, and their mannerism is one of confidence; but those with low self-esteem have developed a character of conceit and deception. You’re thinking of one now.

  4. Gloria Steinem:

    If men menstruated, they would brag about how much and for how long.

  5. Hidezo Sato:

    If people come to brag about getting close to the plant, that can't be helped, but at least they'll come.

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