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Meaning of "blow one's own trumpet" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET

blow one's own trumpet play
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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET

blow hot and cold
blow in
blow into
blow job
blow moulding
blow off
blow off steam
blow on
blow one´s brains out
blow one´s horn
blow one´s top
blow out
blow over
blow sky-high
blow someone´s mind
blow the gaff
blow the whistle
blow through
blow tube
blow up

WORDS THAT END LIKE BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET

a piece of crumpet
Bach trumpet
carpet
crampet
crumpet
drapet
ear trumpet
limpet
muppet
not worth a crumpet
on the carpet
pet
puppet
red carpet
snippet
speaking trumpet
strumpet
tapet
trumpet
whippet

Synonyms and antonyms of blow one's own trumpet in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «blow one's own trumpet» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET

Find out the translation of blow one's own trumpet to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of blow one's own trumpet from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «blow one's own trumpet» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

吹自己的喇叭
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sonarse la propia trompeta
570 millions of speakers

English

blow one´s own trumpet
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक की अपनी तुरही उड़ा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تفجير بوق واحد نفسه
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

взорвать свою собственную трубу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

um golpe do próprio trompete
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

এক নিজের বাজানো ফুঁ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

souffler sa propre trompette
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tiup sangkakala sendiri
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sein eigenes Lob singen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

自分のトランペットを吹く
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

자신의 나팔 을 불어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sungging trompet dhewe
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thổi trumpet của chính mình
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒருவரின் சொந்த எக்காளம் ஊதுவது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्वत: चा तुकडा उडवा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kendi trompasını vur
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

soffiare la propria tromba
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cios własnej trąbce
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

підірвати свою власну трубу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sufla o trompeta lui propriu
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φυσήξει τη δική τρομπέτα κάποιου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

blaas ´n mens se eie basuin
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

blåsa sin egen trumpet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

blåse ens egen trompet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of blow one's own trumpet

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET»

The term «blow one's own trumpet» is normally little used and occupies the 115.436 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about blow one's own trumpet

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET»

Discover the use of blow one's own trumpet in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to blow one's own trumpet and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Collection of Confusible Phrases
overexert oneself: A man who is too lavish with his energy may be cautioned not to 'burst the boiler'. blow one's own trumpet paddle one's own canoe blow one's own trumpet - (also: ring one's own bell) announce one's own successes; praise  ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2004
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English-Albanian Dictionary of Idioms
This is a traditional time to blow off steam. blow one's nose shfryj hundet □ Give the child a handkerchief to blow his nose. blow one's own trumpet/horn mburrem, mburr veten, reklamoj veten, levdohem □ That chap is very boring: he 's always ...
Ilo Stefanllari, 2000
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Slang and Its Analogues Past and Present: A Dictionary ...
... to blow thebellows = to Stir Up passion; toblow off =to relieve one's feelings, toget rid of superfluous energy ; also (2) to explode,refute; to blow into one's ear = to whisper privily; to blow one's own trumpet= to brag, to sound one'sown praises  ...
Anonymous
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Early American Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases
"Like many a great man before me, simply by sounding my own trumpet. " 1812 Hitchcock Works 92-3: To blow one's own trumpet himself, Not only is a thing the oddest, But quite improper and immodest. 1812 EWTupper in Knopf War of 1812  ...
Bartlett Jere Whiting, 1977
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Rajpal Dictionary Of English Idioms & Phrases
... the door opened and Avinash blew in the room Blow one a kiss: Signal to send one a kiss from a distance * She blew him a kiss while driving Blow one's own trumpet: To sound one's own praise * It is not graceful to blow one's own trumpet  ...
Shori, A K, 2010
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Cassell英语常用词组用法词典
Rosalind Fergusson. to blow off 1. "lei* ; ffi^ 2. (ffisSn • fg * - &M%) ffitikth^L 3.JW1 (Who Mew wind It IS ?) * to blow one's own trumpet I'l -S^CWi; f! "ft fl S (Peter keeps blowing his own trumpet all the time! SlfenJCfl ! ) to blow one's stack UtH !
Rosalind Fergusson, 2003
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Chambers concise dictionary
... someone's mind slang to become or make someone become intoxicated or ecstatic under the influence of a drug or of some exhilarating experience, blow one's own trumpet colloq to praise one's own abilities and achievements, blow one's ...
Ian Brookes, 2004
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Sterling Dictionary of Idioms
... family The badly arranged cocktail party was a blot on his escutcheon. BLOW blow hot and cold to support and oppose in turns He blows hot and cold, so I really don 't know what's on his mind. blow one's own trumpet sing one's own praises ...
Vijaya Kumar, 1998
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Chambers Idioms
blow one's own trumpet see trumpet. blow the gaff see gaff- blow the lid off see lid . blow the whistle (on) see whistle. blow one's top see top. see which way /how the wind blows see wind1, strike a blow for (something) to do something definite  ...
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Dictionary of Americanisms, Briticisms, Canadianisms and ...
own hook/ on one's own hook Am. without sb. else telling you or asking you to do. own tail/ tell its own tale Br., Aus. show the truth about a situation. own trumpet/ blow one's own trumpet Br., Aus. /Am., Aus. blow/toot one's own horn/ boast ...
V. S. Matyushenkov, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BLOW ONE'S OWN TRUMPET»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term blow one's own trumpet is used in the context of the following news items.
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KFC gains offset Sizzler losses for Collins Foods
One has to blow one's own trumpet these days so allow your columnist to mention the Brazilian potash developer we rated as a spec buy at ... «The Australian, Jun 15»
2
Blood & Thunder: Murdering the cultural cringe
Though very different on the surface, the families were similar where it mattered: a love of music, a refusal to blow one's own trumpet and a ... «The Australian, Jun 15»
3
Low Self-Esteem: How to Change the Broken Record
Surely, it is distasteful, arrogant and selfish to blow one's own trumpet, be dominating, and self-satisfied with one's achievements? But is that ... «Huffington Post UK, Mar 15»
4
Quick crossword No 13947
... 10 General meaning of an utterance (5); 11 Blow one's own trumpet (5); 12 Bosom (6); 14 Crude but effective (5,3,5); 17 Marijuana cigarette ... «The Guardian, Jan 15»
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Even I hope to receive Bharat Ratna in my lifetime, says hockey …
Nobody appreciates your achievements unless you blow your own trumpet. But honestly, I don't know how to blow one's own trumpet,” he said. «Firstpost, Aug 14»
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Harvey's Jubilee outing to Brighton - three train loads
One does not like, as a rule, to blow one's own trumpet, but now that we have .a Brass Band and an alternative Conductor in case of need, ... «Crosswhatfields?, Jul 14»
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Quick crossword No 13608
... and publicly (4,2,1,4); 10 Aid to survival at sea (8); 12 Where metal castings are produced (7); 15 Swag (5); 17 Blow one's own trumpet (4) ... «The Guardian, Dec 13»
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The injustice of delayed justice
Without appearing to blow one's own trumpet, I would like to narrate something that happened in my own court when I was Puisne Judge of the ... «The Hindu, Jun 12»
9
Donovan: Bob Dylan, the Beatles, Buddha and me
"Dare one blow one's own trumpet? Yes, one dares. What we were doing was unique and tremendously new and fresh. We did half of it late in ... «The Independent, May 11»
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Can the shy survive?
One needs to blow one's own trumpet to get noticed. Introverts who are shy and avoid meeting people would be barely noticed. The mantra is ... «Times of India, Nov 10»

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