braggart

[ brag-ert ]
/ ˈbræg ərt /

noun

a person who does a lot of bragging.

adjective

bragging; boastful.

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Origin of braggart

First recorded in 1570–80; brag + -art

OTHER WORDS FROM braggart

brag·gart·ism, nounbrag·gart·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for braggart

braggart
/ (ˈbræɡət) /

noun

a person who boasts loudly or exaggeratedly; bragger

adjective

boastful

Word Origin for braggart

C16: see brag
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