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      vb   , brags, bragging, bragged  
1    to speak of (one's own achievements, possessions, etc.) arrogantly and boastfully  
2    boastful talk or behaviour, or an instance of this  
3    something boasted of  
his brag was his new car     
4    a braggart; boaster  
5    a card game: an old form of poker  
     (C13: of unknown origin)  
  bragger      n  
  bragging      n, adj  
  braggingly      adv  
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blow one's own horn     (U.S. & Canad.)   blow one's own trumpet, bluster, boast, crow, swagger, talk big     (slang)   vaunt  

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Bragg, Brage, Braga, Bragi

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