boasting meaning

  • Boasting or bragging is the act of making an ostentatious speech.
  • NounPLboastingsSUF-ing
    1. The making of boasts.
      1. It get boring listening to his boasting about his daughter.
  • Verb
    1. present participle of boast.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • What the Lord lendeth, if thou take, Proud-heartedly and boasting make, Eternity shall be thy shame.
        • The visitors arrived at the Reebok Stadium boasting an impressive record of winning their last eight Premier League games there without conceding a goal.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Boasting a stylish space and brooding electronic music, this airy and atmospheric bar attracts a somewhat savvier bar-goer.

    Meaning of boasting for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "boasting" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Present participles
        Difficultness: Level 3
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 1
        Definite    ➨     Versatile
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        1. en boastings
        2. en boastingly