braggart
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈbɹæɡɑːt/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈbɹæɡɚt/
Noun

braggart (plural braggarts)

  1. Someone who constantly brag#Verb|brags or boast#Verb|boasts. [from late 16th c.]
    • c. 1606, William Shakespeare, “The Tragedie of Macbeth”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies: Published According to the True Originall Copies (First Folio), London: Printed by Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, OCLC 606515358 ↗, [Act IV, scene iii], page 148 ↗, column 1:
      O I could play the woman with mine eyes, / And Braggart with my tongue.
Synonyms Related terms Translations Adjective

braggart

  1. Characterized by boasting#Noun|boasting; boastful.



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