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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boast, boasting, self-praise, jactitation(noun)

    speaking of yourself in superlatives

Wiktionary

  1. boasting(Noun)

    The making of boasts.

    It get boring listening to his boasting about his daughter.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Boasting

    of Boast

  2. Boasting(noun)

    the act of glorying or vaunting; vainglorious speaking; ostentatious display

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How to say boasting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boasting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boasting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of boasting in a Sentence

  1. The IEA:

    Several large LTO producers have been boasting of achieving large reductions in production costs in recent weeks. At the same time, producer hedging has reportedly gone steeply up, as companies took advantage of the rally to lock in profits, it would thus be premature to suggest that OPEC has won the battle for market share. The battle, rather, has just started.

  2. Ryan Mauro:

    By showcasing its slavery, ISIS is boasting that it practices Islam in its most literal interpretation, doesn't capitulate to public opinion and rejects modern interpretations, it is also showing it has a functional Islamic educational system and therefore is a real caliphate. The timing of the announcement is significant as Ramadan is a time of year where Muslims are charged with rejuvenating their faith.

  3. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    There’s a distinct difference between confidence and boasting arrogance; when a problem hits a patch of difficult, the arrogant disappear but the confident remains in the fight.

  4. Charles Haddon Spurgeon:

    It will be an ill day when our brethren take to bragging and boasting and call it 'testimony to the victorious Christian life.' We trust that holiness will be more than ever the aim of believers, but not the boastful holiness which has deluded some of the excellent of the earth into vain glory, and under which their firmest friends shudder for them.

  5. Bruce Lee:

    If I tell you I'm good, probably you will say that I am boasting. But if I tell you I'm not good, you'll know I'm lying.

Images & Illustrations of boasting

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