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Meaning of BRAGGART

Pronunciation:  'bragurt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a very boastful and talkative person
 

BRAGGART is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: blowhard, boaster, bragger, line-shooter, vaunter
 
 See Also: egoist, egotist, swellhead

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Brag"gart\, n. [OF. bragard flaunting, vain, bragging.
    See {Brag}, v. i.]
    A boaster.
    
          O, I could play the woman with mine eyes, And braggart
          with my tongue.                          --Shak.
    
    
  2. \Brag"gart\, a.
    Boastful. -- {Brag"gart*ly}, adv.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: big mouth, blatherskite, blower, blowhard, bluff, bluffer, blusterer, boaster, boastful, boasting, brag, braggadocio, bragging, bravo, bucko, bully, bullyboy, Captain Bobadil, conceited, egocentric, egoist, egotist, fanfaron, fanfaronading, gasbag, Gascon, gasconader, gasconading, hector, hectorer, Herod, hot-air artist, individualist, know-it-all, loudmouth, miles gloriosus, narcissist, Narcissus, narcist, no modest violet, peacock, ranter, raver, rodomontade, roisterer, Scaramouch, self-advertising, self-applauding, self-flattering, self-glorious, self-lauding, self-vaunting, show-off, smart aleck, swaggerer, swashbuckler, swasher, swellhead, Texan, thrasonic, thrasonical, vain, vainglorious, vaporer, vaporing, vaunting, windbag, windjammer, windy
 

 

 

 

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