Boastfulness'

boastful

[bohst-fuhl]
adjective
given to or characterized by boasting.

Origin:
1275–1325; Middle English bostful. See boast1, -ful

boastfully, adverb
boastfulness, noun
overboastful, adjective
overboastfully, adverb
overboastfulness, noun
unboastful, adjective
unboastfully, adverb
unboastfulness, noun


conceited, cocky, pompous, cocksure, vainglorious, egotistical.
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boastful (ˈbəʊstfʊl)
 
adj
tending to boast; characterized by boasting
 
'boastfully
 
adv
 
'boastfulness
 
n

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boastful
early 14c., from boast + -ful.
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