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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A person who excessively brags about his or her accomplishments.

Usage examples (37)
  • People usually don't like to listen to boasters; people who are modest are much more pleasant to listen to.
  • He refused to believe what he thought impossible, but honour obliged him to call the boaster to the field.
  • The Slashdot boaster is just that.
  • The words of a boaster are a mask of doubt. for more
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