- Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||tending to boast or characterized by boasting.
He was always so boastful that I never believed half of what he said about himself."Best in the world" seems like a boastful statement that is unlikely to be true.I get tired of her being so boastful of her children's accomplishments.
- similar words:
- arrogant, conceited, haughty, pompous, pretentious, self-important
||boastfully (adv.), boastfulness (n.)