braggadocio

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Pistols, then, at eight o'clock, in the Bois de Vincennes," said Beauchamp, quite disconcerted, not knowing if he was dealing with an arrogant braggadocio or a supernatural being.
I therefore told him, in so many words, that he was a braggadocio, and could not do what he said.
It is not in the spirit of braggadocio that I dare to assert they had never seen anything like it.
At these reunions I had to play the part of host--to meet and entertain fat mercantile parvenus who were impossible by reason of their rudeness and braggadocio, colonels of various kinds, hungry authors, and journalistic hacks-- all of whom disported themselves in fashionable tailcoats and pale yellow gloves, and displayed such an aggregate of conceit and gasconade as would be unthinkable even in St.
Here in Gibraltar he corners these educated British officers and badgers them with braggadocio about America and the wonders she can perform
He could not endure his airs as a man of fashion, and laughed heartily at his pompous braggadocio stories.