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Definition of Brag


  1. To talk about one's self, or things pertaining to one's self, in a manner intended to excite admiration, envy, or wonder; to talk boastfully; to boast; -- often followed by of; as, to brag of one's exploits, courage, or money, or of the great things one intends to do.
  2. To boast of.
  3. A boast or boasting; bragging; ostentatious pretense or self glorification.
  4. The thing which is boasted of.
  5. A game at cards similar to bluff.
  6. Brisk; full of spirits; boasting; pretentious; conceited.
  7. Proudly; boastfully.

Brag Quotations

I pray every night, sometimes long prayers about a lot of things and a lot of people, but I don't talk about it or brag about it because that's between God and me, and I'm no better than anybody else in God's sight.
Peyton Manning

I used to play ultimate Frisbee, and I just got a reputation for making popcorn at parties. I don't mean to brag on myself, but I make the popcorn in the pot, and it comes out fine every time.
Bill Nye

The computer is my favourite invention. I feel lucky to be part of the global village. I don't mean to brag, but I'm so fast with technology. People think it all seems too much, but we'll get used to it. I'm sure it all seemed too much when we were learning to walk.
Yoko Ono

I know who I am. I don't have to brag. I know what I contributed. I know what I did. You think you can do it better? Hey, go right ahead. The stage is yours.
Al Lewis

If I seem to boast more than is becoming, my excuse is that I brag for humanity rather than for myself.
Henry David Thoreau
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Brag Translations

brag in Afrikaans is spog
brag in Danish is prale
brag in Dutch is pochen, opscheppen, snoeven, bluffen
brag in French is fanfaronner
brag in German is prahlen, prahlen, angeben
brag in Norwegian is skryte
brag in Spanish is jactarse
brag in Swedish is skryta
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