outbrag

verb
out·​brag | \ ˌau̇t-ˈbrag How to pronounce outbrag (audio) \
outbragged; outbragging

Definition of outbrag

transitive verb

: to outdo or surpass in bragging … bidding wars—where two men try to outbrag each other to attract a particular woman …— Alexandra Witze

First Known Use of outbrag

1545, in the meaning defined above

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