Fear, confusion, astonishment took the place of their bragging.
There was no speech-making or wringing of hands, no bragging, no compliments.
It's a perfect scream to hear her bragging about 'my son's farm.'
That bragging, simple, whisky-numbed cowboy could not have hurt a cat.
To eschew strife and bragging, spite and greed, would that be love?
Avoid backbiting and flattering; refrain from malice, and bragging.
There is in "Titus" none of Kyd's "huffing, bragging, puft" language.
Freddie did not believe it for a moment; obviously the Churchwarden was bragging.
They fall to bragging about what they are going to get for Christmas.
But what made it imperative for Skinner to ask for a raise was, he had been bragging.