Definition Of boast
(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”
Example Of boast
A decline in education quality have made students less inclined to boast about achievements.
A prouder boast would be that it was ‘the most patriotic’.
an empty boast
an idle boast
Barker demonstrated his state of mind with a backhand boast into the tin to close out the 11 minute game.