Definition Of boasts


(in squash) a stroke in which the ball is made to hit one of the sidewalls before hitting the front wall.

His favourite ploy was a backhand boast pulling Beachill to the front right corner and whatever Beachill did with that tight ball, Parke was ready.

(of a person, place, or thing) possess (a feature that is a source of pride).

the hotel boasts high standards of comfort

an act of talking with excessive pride and self-satisfaction.

I said I would score, and it wasn't an idle boast

talk with excessive pride and self-satisfaction about one's achievements, possessions, or abilities.

Ted used to boast, “I manage ten people”

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