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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IN the whirlpool of spin that has been customary in Liverpool in recent years, Liverpool City Council and its sometimes wayward offspring Liverpool Vision have spent the past few years bragging about us being the only UK city to be represented at the showcase Shanghai Expo 2010.