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English definition of “boast”

boast

noun [C]     /bəʊst/ US  /boʊst/ disapproving
something you are proud of and like to tell people about: [+ that] It is her proud boast that she has never missed a single episode of the show.BoastingShowing arrogance and conceit
(Definition of boast noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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