English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "boast"

The westcoast city of Victoria boasts the mildest climate in CanadaTodd angered his teammates by boasting that he was the best player on the team, and that they would lose their games without him.

The westcoast city of Victoria boasts the mildest climate in Canada.

The suspect was arrested after boasting to an undercover policeman that he had taken part in a murder.

Never boast of your achievements; it is important to remain modest.

Toyota's newest sports car boasts the most advanced automotive technology in the world today.

Muhammad Ali's boasts that he was the greatest were backed up by his skill in the boxing ring.

My neighbor's son is very bright, but he's also annoyingly boastful of his accomplishments at school.

There is an African proverb which observes that whatever accomplishment you boast of in the world, there is someone better than you.

There is a Chinese proverb which states that you should never be boastful; someone may come along who knew you as a child.

There is a Thai proverb which states that he who is timid in the woods boasts at home.

Seneca once observed that he who boasts of his ancestry is praising the deeds of another.

Today, there are more than 300 cities in the world that boast a population in excess of 1 million.

Helena Rubinstein, one of the world's richest women, once boasted, I could have made a fortune selling paper clips.

Assurnasirpal, King of Assyria from 883-859 B.C. boasted that he dyed the mountains red with the blood of his slaughtered enemies.

The islands of New Zealand boast an impressively long coastline.

Guyana boasts some of the highest and most beautiful waterfalls in the world.

In 1966, John Lennon boasted that the Beatles were more popular than Jesus Christ.

The city of London boasts a large selection of museums and art galleries.

Boxer Muhammad Ali liked to attract media attention by boasting about his abilities.

Find someone who knows someone who is boastful.


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