brag about (someone or something)

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brag about (someone or something)

To boast about someone or something, perhaps to an excessive or unwarranted degree. I can't stand being around Marcus ever since his company became such a massive success. The guy just can't stop bragging about it! You're my daughter, and you have such good grades—of course I'm going to brag about you!
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brag about someone or something

to boast about someone or something; to talk proudly about someone or something. He bragged about how selfish he was. Jill brags a lot about her kids.
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References in classic literature ?
You needn't brag about it,' returned Fledgeby, disappointed in his desire to heighten the contrast between his bed and the streets.
What's great is that you haven't kissed or slept with a girl just so you can brag about it.
The possession of objects considered as conspicuous, cool or status laden may also entitle the individual to communicate or brag about it.
It's the typical stupidity: Most of these guys do brag about it because they have to make a name with their peers,'' said Los Angeles police Detective Andy Purdy.
It's a time to slam a few out of the park, brag about it later over a couple of beers and maybe revel in the glory a bit the next day at work.