toot (one's) own horn

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toot (one's) own horn

To boast or brag about one's own abilities, skills, success, achievements, etc. I don't mean to toot my own horn, but this pasta sauce I made is quite delicious! I can't stand being around Marcus ever since his company became such a massive success. The guy just can't stop tooting his own horn!
See also: horn, own, toot

toot one’s own horn

verb
See also: horn, own, toot
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Though Tetta doesn't want to toot her own horn, her close friends know that for the past 37 years, she has been contributing personal funds to their own chosen charities in the Philippines.
Chief Storekeeper Tangela Thompson is not one to toot her own horn or seek any special attention.
Modest about her accomplishments, she "did not like to toot her own horn," she would say.
Georgene Kauth O'Dwyer doesn't like to toot her own horn.
By the time she coos, "Close your eyes and enjoy the ride," it's amazing she can toot her own horn, let alone walk.
Laurel without Hardy, Left out of the party--She'll She'll just have to toot her own horn.