HyperDic: boasting

English > 1 sense of the word boasting:
NOUNcommunicationboasting, boast, self-praise, jactitationspeaking of yourself in superlatives
boasting > pronunciation
Soundsbow'stihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > boasting: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
Meaningspeaking of yourself in superlatives.
Synonymsboast, self-praise, jactitation
Narrowerbrag, bragging, crow, crowing, vaporing, line-shooting, gasconadeAn instance of boastful talk
braggadocio, bluster, rodomontade, rhodomontadevain and empty boasting
self-assertionThe act of putting forth your own opinions in a boastful or inconsiderate manner that implies you feel superior to others
vauntextravagant self-praise
Broaderspeech actThe use of language to perform some act
Spanishautoadulación, autobombo, farde, jactancia
Catalanautoadulació, autobombo, jactància

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