boastverbuk /bəʊst/ us /boʊst/
boast verb (SPEAK PROUDLY)
- Britain's best-known ticket tout once boasted that he could get you tickets for anything.
- He's always boasting. He's such a big-head!
- After boasting that his company could outperform the industry's best, he's been forced to eat humble pie.
- He's always boasting about his sexual prowess.
- He was a naturally shy man, who never boasted about his achievements.
boast verb (HAVE)