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
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Without tooting her own horn as a translator, she managed to turn translation into an art form.
Ellerbee, not given to tooting her own horn, was proud not only of the honor, but of the Peabody committee's reasoning in giving its only Lewinsky-related award to Nick News.
Also, in a way that I'm sure was innocently intended, she comes off frequently as if she is tooting her own horn.