Synonyms for vaunt

Synonyms for (noun) vaunt

Synonyms: vaunt

Definition: extravagant self-praise

Similar words: boast, boasting, jactitation, self-praise

Definition: speaking of yourself in superlatives

Synonyms for (verb) vaunt

Synonyms: brag, blow, bluster, boast, shoot a line, vaunt, swash, tout, gas, gasconade

Definition: show off

Similar words: exaggerate, amplify, magnify, hyperbolise, hyperbolize, overdraw, overstate

Definition: to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth

Usage: tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery