Translation of "boast" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /bəʊst/ us /boʊst/

to talk too proudly about something good that you have done or that you own

jactarse, alardear
I wish she would stop boasting about her new car.

(Translation of “boast” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /bəust/

to talk with too much pride

vanagloriarse, jactarse de, fanfarronear
He was always boasting about how clever his son was.
boastful adjective

jactancioso, fanfarrón
boastful claims/remarks.
boastfully adverb

con jactancia, haciendo alarde de
She boastfully told them how much she’d spent on shoes.
boastfulness noun

His boastfulness was getting on everyone’s nerves.
boasting noun

jactancia, fanfarronada
Is there no end to her boasting?

(Translation of “boast” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)