Search by Search ID or Tag or use the Advanced Search
'I don't want to brag, but I have a loophole named after me.'
'I've read every one of them.'
'I'm really tired of hearing about her pious children, the angel food cake.'
Every Friday lunchtime procurement managers would gather to boast of the size of bid documents they had received that week.
'I fix problems you didn't know you had in ways you wouldn't understand.'
'My mum can play the piano by ear.'
'You call that an egg? I'll show you an egg!'
'You call that an egg? Stick around - I'll show you an egg!'
'I got a big refund on my income tax.'
"We just want you to know that wherever you wind up going to college is fine with us, as long as it's someplace we can brag about to our friends."
Tags:college, colleges, pushy parent, pushy parents, helicopter parent, helicopter parents, college application, college applications, university, universities, uni, unis, brag, bragging, braggart, braggarts, brags, bragged, boast, boasts, boasting, boasted, boastful, proud parent, proud parents, showing off, show off, show offs, show-off, show-offs
'I'm so brilliant sometimes I find it hard to live with.'
'I've been told I have Rembrandt's golden glow.'
"This job nothing to crow about."
'Oh yeah? Well my dad bailed out your dad.'
'So. . . No wings, eh?'
"I have absolute job security. My buyout would cost them millions."
Tags:business, businesses, businessmen, businessman, job security, job surety, brag, bragging, bragger, bragged, show-off, show off, boast, boasting, boasted, boasts, buyout, buyouts, stocks, stock, stock market, stock markets, million, millions, money, company, company share, company shares, certainty, certain, assurance, assurity, security, secure, loss, profit, profit margins, cost, expense, expensive, corporate, corporate sector, corporation, big corporation, market crash, permanent employee, partner, partners
"When you say you earn mid six figures, does that include the decimal?"
Tags:salary, salaries, wage, wages, income, incomes, decimal, decimals, decimal point, decimal points, date, dates, boyfriend, boyfriends, girlfriends, boast, boasts, boasting, boasted, show off, show offs, good impression, good impressions, golddigger, gold digger, gold diggers, golddiggers, shallow, shallowness
'Selling a stock and marking a profit is better than selling it at a loss, if only for the bragging rights.'
"A penthouse on Central Park West . . . not bad for a second-tier private-school kid from a postwar co-op on Riverside Drive, eh?"
Tags:class, classes, middle class, middle-class, middle classes, middle-classes, upper class, upper-class, upper class, private school, private-school, public school, public-school, private schools, private-schools, public schools, public-schools, mobility, social mobility, impressed, boast, boasting, brag, bragging, bragged, boasted, wealth, wealthy, rich, rich people
'Sure you always catch bigger fish than me. Your arms are a foot longer than mine.'
The new Ford Magneto boasts 87 mpg on the highway.
'My dad can beat up your dad!'
'I'm sorry, Hank. You're a great player, but we're letting you go. ... Your presence on this team has become a distraction.'
'I'm sure going to miss Cuthbart's bragging about his gals, porche, his trips to Europe...'
'It's a top of the line leather laptop case of remarkable sleekness and style. You can't miss it.'