fanfaron

[ fan-fuh-ron ]
/ ˈfæn fəˌrɒn /

noun

a braggart.
a fanfare.

Nearby words

  1. faneuil,
  2. faneuil hall,
  3. fanfani,
  4. fanfani, amintore,
  5. fanfare,
  6. fanfaronade,
  7. fanfic,
  8. fanfish,
  9. fanfold,
  10. fang

Origin of fanfaron

1615–25; < French < Spanish fanfarrón braggart, said to be of expressive orig.

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