blow your own horn | blow your own trumpet
Meaning: If you blow your own horn, or blow your own trumpet, you proudly boast about your own talents and successes.
- I hate the way Barry always blows his own horn, and I get sick of hearing about all the amazing things he's done.
- Lorraine says that if you want to be successful in the fashion business, you really have to blow your own trumpet.
Georgina says she finds it difficult to blow her own horn because she is