HyperDic: bragging

English > 2 senses of the word bragging:
ADJECTIVEallbragging, boastful, braggart, braggy, big, cock-a-hoop, crowing, self-aggrandizing, self-aggrandisingexhibiting self-importance
NOUNcommunicationbragging, brag, crow, crowing, vaporing, line-shooting, gasconadean instance of boastful talk
bragging > pronunciation
Soundsbrae'gihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > bragging: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningExhibiting self-importance.
Synonymsboastful, braggart, braggy, big, cock-a-hoop, crowing, self-aggrandizing, self-aggrandising
BroaderproudFeeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth
Spanishfanfarrón, jactancioso, valentón
Catalanfanfarró, jactanciós, vanagloriós
English > bragging: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningAn instance of boastful talk.
Synonymsbrag, crow, crowing, vaporing, line-shooting, gasconade
Broaderboast, boasting, self-praise, jactitationspeaking of yourself in superlatives
Spanishbaladronada, bravata, bravuconería, fanfarronada, fanfarronería, pavoneo
Catalanbravata, fanfarronada, fardada, vacil·lada

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