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Synonyms for brag
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brag, bragging, crow, crowing, vaporing, line-shooting, gasconade(adj)

    an instance of boastful talk

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

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

    Antonyms:
    inferior

  2. boss, brag(verb)

    exceptionally good

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

    Synonyms:
    boss

    Antonyms:
    inferior

  3. boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade(verb)

    show off

    Synonyms:
    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

    Antonyms:
    inferior

Wiktionary

  1. brag(verb)

    Synonyms:
    boast

  2. brag(adjective)

    First-rate.

    Synonyms:
    boast

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  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. brag(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    boast, vaunt, gasconade, bluster, vapor, flourish, exalt one's self, magnify one's self, TALK BIG

  2. brag(n.)

    Synonyms:
    boast, vaunt, gasconade, bluster, bravado, vaporing, BLATHERSKITE, great cry and little wool

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. brag(n)

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

    Antonyms:
    disparagement, detraction, decrial, depreciation

  2. brag(v)

    Synonyms:
    boast, vaunt, vapor

    Antonyms:
    disparage, decry, belittle, depreciate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "brag":

    boast

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How to use brag in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A man should neither brag about a long tenure spent as an employee at any position of an organization nor boost of a happy, long-married life with a woman as both are nothing but manifestation of slavery.

  2. Henry David Thoreau, Walden; Where I Lived, And What I Lived For:

    I do not propose to write an ode to dejection, but to brag as lustily as chanticleer in the morning, standing on his roost, if only to wake his neighbours up.

  3. Lori Bizzoco:

    When a man respects and is proud of his partner, just as Clooney mentioned in his speech, he cannot help but vocalize this happiness, he doesn't do this to boast or brag; he sincerely just wants to respect her as his equal and let others know what's important to him now.The fact that Amal is young, smart, and a humanitarian really speaks to him on levels that go far deeper than what he has had with other women in the past.

  4. Rand Paul:

    They send out fundraising solicitations to raise money off those speeches and then brag about how much money they raised by scaring people about their civil liberties.

  5. Kellyanne Conway:

    I guess those who are investigating, great. I really hope they find the person. I believe the person will suss himself or herself out though because that's usually what happens, people brag to the wrong person. They brag that they did this or that they did that.

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