He then regales them, boastful without even the sheen of a humblebrag, with tales of his glittering political career.
Now in GOP circles there is boastful talk of Romney “expanding the map” into New Jersey and Michigan and Oregon.
As boastful as the Empire State is, New Yorkers have some competition out there.
On video, Raymond Santana was smug, boastful, and nonchalant by turns, vividly reenacting who did what during the rape.
But he couldn't resist adding that it was "difficult to sing," and that "its sentiments are boastful and bloodthirsty."
He never deceived himself, young as he was, with the false platitudes of boastful altruists.
He turned to the father, and spoke with an air of boastful good nature.
A personal examination enables me to say that this challenge is neither presumptuous nor boastful.
His boastful accents died away into a mumble: "Dunno what I should do."
He expected to find Drennen half sodden with liquor, garrulous, boastful and withal easy to handle.