Definition of boastful in English:

boastful

Syllabification: boast·ful
Pronunciation: /ˈbōstfəl
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

boastfully

adverb
More example sentences
  • ‘Well,’ I replied, boastfully, ‘you missed me wrestling a shark.’
  • I boastfully mentioned how we've avoided illness so far this winter.
  • I'm boastfully posting a picture showing my storage system AND my new perm.

boastfulness

noun
More example sentences
  • In love you have patience, kindness, the absence of jealousy, pride and boastfulness.
  • It contrives to combine boastfulness, ignorance, insecurity and hostility in ample and self-reinforcing measures.
  • They must choose between a brash boastfulness and a considered confidence that speaks to the convictions of people everywhere.

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