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ˈboʊst fəlboast·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boastful, braggart(a), bragging(a), braggy, big, cock-a-hoop, crowing, self-aggrandizing, self-aggrandisingadjective

    exhibiting self-importance

    "big talk"

    Antonyms:
    humble

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. boastfuladjective

    Synonyms:
    boasting, vaunting, bragging, vaporing, blustering, exulting, triumphant, cock-a-hoop

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. boastfuladjective

    Synonyms:
    bragging, vaunting, vainglorious, thrasonical, cockahoop, braggart, jactitatious

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  1. Charles Haddon Spurgeon:

    It will be an ill day when our brethren take to bragging and boasting and call it 'testimony to the victorious Christian life.' We trust that holiness will be more than ever the aim of believers, but not the boastful holiness which has deluded some of the excellent of the earth into vain glory, and under which their firmest friends shudder for them.

  2. Little Rock:

    Civilization culminates in the power-press. It is the grand total of the difference between a boastful United Statian and a beastly Hottentot, —between Yankee Doodle and Timbucktoodle

  3. Jared Allen:

    You tell people that and they think that's very boastful, very aggressive. But setting mediocre goals is setting yourself up for mediocrity, i always like to shoot for the moon and see what happens.

  4. Melody Wilding:

    If you’re not normally boastful, then people are going to be much more inclined to say, ‘Wow, he or she just really wants to share,’ rather than think you’re rubbing it in their faces.

  5. Bridget McKay:

    I remember when I was a little girl, all the hype around him, he was so boastful and confident about who he was. He made me feel that it was OK to be myself, that I didn't have to be anyone else.


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