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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a bragging manner.

Usage examples (27)
  • (Breaking in boastfully.)
  • "Only as big as the Cor --" Pete began boastfully.
  • In other parts of the globe, it is boastfully blatant.
  • "We've got a fifteen-pound turkey," said John boastfully. for more
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