boast noun

ADJ. proud | empty, idle, vain


PREP. ~ about a boast he made about his achievements | ~ of her boast of having seen all the countries of Africa

boast verb

1 talk with too much pride

ADV. openly

PREP. about/of He openly boasted of his talents.

2 have sth good/impressive

ADV. proudly This is a region which proudly boasts its own distinct culture.

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