- (in some forms of brag) the jack of clubs or nine of diamonds.
- (in other forms of brag) any jack or nine.
- the first bettor in a game of brag.
- bragg, sir william henry,
- bragging rights,
- brahe, tycho
Origin of bragger
Examples from the Web for bragger
Father laughs to hear about Old Wonder Boy, and he says a bragger ought to be laughed at, and bragging is a bad thing.The William Henry Letters|Abby Morton Diaz
The people called him "Bragger;" and Arne knew that in bygone days, Nils, the tailor, had treated him badly.Arne; A Sketch of Norwegian Country Life|Bjrnstjerne Bjrnson
I don't believe a single syllable he says: I never met such a bragger.Rossmoyne|Unknown
A piece of timber projecting in the same way was called a tassel or a bragger.