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Meaning of BRAGGART

Pronunciation:  'bragurt

WordNet Dictionary
[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
  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
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