Pronunciation of Brag
/b_ɹ_ˈa_ɡ/, /bɹˈaɡ/, /bɹˈaɡ/
Antonyms for brag:
be quiet, bad, pathetic, mediocre, unsatisfactory, wretched, be modest, lousy, second-rate, middling, poor, vile, low-grade, hide, rotten, deprecate, terrible, execrable, inferior, atrocious, substandard, conceal, awful.
Usage examples for brag:
- The fight is to come; and we will not brag, Nor expect whatever we sigh for, But stand as the rock that bears the flag Our duty is to die for. - "Springhaven A Tale of the Great War", R. D. Blackmore.
- " But it was all brag. - "Put Yourself in His Place", Charles Reade.
- The most accomplished way of using books at present is to serve them as some do lords- learn their titles and then brag of their acquaintance. - "Slips of Speech", John H. Bechtel.
Idioms for brag:
- brag about sm or sth;