Definition of 'boastful'
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There were no trophies about the house, no framed photos, no boastful talk. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The Liberal Democrat offer of a new politics was not a boastful claim of personal purity. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Also, we're reluctant to appear boastful. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Now he looks and talks the part, managing to sound ambitious without appearing boastful, confident without being arrogant. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He had a swashbuckling posture; but such was his powerful physique and piercing look, it seemed natural rather than boastful or proud. Seminary Boy (2006)
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Used Occasionally. boastful is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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