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English definition of “brag”

brag

verb [I]     /bræɡ/ (present participle bragging, past tense and past participle bragged)
to talk with too much pride about what you have done or what you own: He's always bragging about how much money he earns .BoastingShowing arrogance and conceit
(Definition of brag verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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