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English definition of “boastful”

boastful

adjective uk   /ˈbəʊst.fəl/ us    /ˈboʊst-/ disapproving
praising yourself and what you have doneBoastingShowing arrogance and conceit
boastfully
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
boastfulness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
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