He found her braggadocio about rocket-propelled grenades offputting.
It may be braggadocio, but these are the sort of remarks that win over a crowd.
But when Saldanha was found dead on Friday in a suspected suicide, the braggadocio suddenly ceased.
He turns traditionally gay-bashing words and phrases like “swisher” and “light in my loafers” into expressions of braggadocio.
In the new video for “Gossip Folks”—a braggadocio that takes its beat from the Missy Elliot track—she glares into the camera.
The 'Besieged' plays the part of valet to the Parisian heroes, and sees very little of heroism but a great deal of braggadocio.
She began to talk of priests in a tone of contempt and braggadocio.
Eternal swilling, and the rank habits and braggadocio manners which it engendered, came to a climax in George IV's reign.
It was all braggadocio on her part; but it had the desired effect.
In his vaunting, braggadocio manner he had assumed a sort of proprietary interest in her and her affairs.
Spenser's coinage, 1590, as a name for his personification of vainglory, from brag, with augmentative ending by analogy to the Italian words then in vogue in England. In general use by 1594 for "an empty swaggerer;" of the talk of such persons, from 1734.