Definition of braggart in English:
A person who boasts about their achievements or possessions: [as modifier]: braggart men
More example sentences
- Are all fans from Philadelphia loud-mouthed braggarts?
- He was a braggart and a poseur, who frequently tripped himself up by telling inconsistent versions of the same story.
- Why people would want to read the raving, uninformed postings of anonymous blowhards and braggarts for voyeuristic sport is beyond me.
boaster, brag, bragger, show-off, blusterer, trumpeter, swaggerer, poser, poseur, poseuse, peacock, egotist, self-publicist
informalblowhard, big mouth, big-head, bag of wind, windbag, gasbag, loudmouth, bull-shooter, swank, swanker
Australian/New Zealand big-noter
North American informalshowboat
Australian/New Zealand informalskite
British informal, , datedswankpot
Late 16th century: from French bragard, from braguer 'to brag'.
Words that rhyme with braggartfaggot (US fagot), maggot
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