Braggart - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbræɡərt|  American pronunciation of the word braggart
Brit.  |ˈbraɡət|  British pronunciation of the word braggart

noun

- a very boastful and talkative person (syn: blowhard, boaster, bragger, line-shooter, vaunter)

adjective

- exhibiting self-importance (syn: big, boastful, bragging, braggy, cock-a-hoop, crowing, self-aggrandising, self-aggrandizing)

Examples

...a braggart who was always talking about how much money he made...

a loudmouthed braggart who hid his cowardice with braggadocio

Word forms

noun
singular: braggart
plural: braggarts
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