To cause to strike an object or a surface and rebound:
suggests loud boasting in exultation or triumph crowing over their victory
suggests a proclaiming of one's superiority in an insolent or overbearing way
, a formal, literary term, implies greater suavity but more vainglory than either of the preceding vaunting of his prowess
suggests greater ostentation and overstatement always bragging about the famous people she knew
, the basic term in this list, may suggest either reasonable or excessive pride or satisfaction, as in one's deeds or abilities you may well boast of your efficiency
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Few popes can boast of greater enterprise or larger achievements.
"So in your parts, too, the harvest is nothing to boast of, Count?" he went on, continuing the conversation they had begun.
The Franciscans took the lead in this intellectual movement with Alexander of Hales and Bonaventura, but the Dominicans were soon able to boast of two greater names in Albert the Great and Thomas Aquinas.
He could boast that he left the relations between the United States and Canada on an excellent footing.