Synonyms of 'flaunt'
to display (oneself or one's possessions) arrogantlyopenly flaunting their wealth
He had been showing off at the poker table.
She does not have to display her charms.
She boasted about her achievements.
He was a modest man who never paraded his wealth.
Her work was exhibited in the best galleries in Europe.
He flourished his glass to make the point.
brandish, , ,
He appeared in the lounge brandishing a knife.
make a (great) show of,
sport (informal), ,
He was fat-faced, heavily-built and sported a red moustache.
make an exhibition of,
Flaunt is sometimes wrongly used where flout is meant: they must be prevented from flouting (not flaunting) the law.
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in the sense of boast
to speak in excessively proud terms of one's possessions, talents, etc.She boasted about her achievements.
in the sense of brandish
to wave (a weapon, etc.) in a triumphant or threatening wayHe appeared in the lounge brandishing a knife.
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