- a braggart.
- a fanfare.
Origin of fanfaron
Related Words for fanfaronegotist, blowhard, braggadocio, bouncer, crower, fanfaron, gascon, ruffler, skite
Examples from the Web for fanfaron
Historical Examples of fanfaron
He was known in Paris as an assassin, and in England, thanks to the bullet letter, as a "fanfaron" and brave braggart.George Washington, Vol. I
Henry Cabot Lodge
Peregrine, glowing with resentment, called him a fanfaron, and withdrew in expectation of being followed into the street.The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle, Volume I