to use boastful language; boast:
He bragged endlessly about his high score.
to boast of:
He bragged that he had won.
a boast or vaunt.
a thing to boast of.
an old English card game similar to poker.
Archaic. unusually fine; first-rate.
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verb brags, bragging, bragged
to speak of (one’s own achievements, possessions, etc) arrogantly and boastfully
boastful talk or behaviour, or an instance of this
something boasted of: his brag was his new car
a braggart; boaster
a card game: an old form of poker
a person who brags. Cards. (in some forms of brag) the jack of clubs or nine of diamonds. (in other forms of brag) any jack or nine. the first bettor in a game of brag. Historical Examples The William Henry Letters Abby Morton Diaz Arne; A Sketch of Norwegian Country Life Bjrnstjerne Bjrnson Encyclopaedia Britannica, […]
a person who brags. Cards. (in some forms of brag) the jack of clubs or nine of diamonds. (in other forms of brag) any jack or nine. the first bettor in a game of brag. Contemporary Examples Gal With a Suitcase Jolie Hunt March 19, 2010 Gal With a Suitcase Jolie Hunt March 19, 2010 […]
the presumed right to brag or boast, often associated with winning a contest of skill, as cooking or fishing. plural noun notional privileges that are gained by defeating a close rival noun
the god of poetry and eloquence, son of Odin, husband of Idun: may be an apotheosis of the 9th-century poet Bragi Boddason. Historical Examples The Story of the Volsungs, (Volsunga Saga) Anonymous The Danes in Lancashire and Yorkshire S. W. Partington The Story of Siegfried James Baldwin The Heroes of Asgard Annie Keary The Children […]