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boast

verb
 
 
/bəʊst/
PRIDE [I, T] B2 to talk with too much pride about what you have done or what you own: I wish she would stop boasting about her exam results. [+ that] Liam boasted that he owned two sports cars.BoastingShowing arrogance and conceit
HAVE [T] If a place boasts something good, it has it: New York boasts some of the best museums in the world.Having and owning - general words
(Definition of boast verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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