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synonyms for boaster

  • blowhard
  • blusterer
  • bouncer
  • braggadocio
  • egotist
  • vaunter
  • crower
  • fanfaron
  • gascon
  • rodomont
  • ruffler
  • skite
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How to use boaster in a sentence

It came that way to a boaster of his intentions sometimes, especially so when a man spoke too quickly and assumed too much.
THE FLOCKMASTER OF POISON CREEKGEORGE W. OGDEN
Red Arrow believed this as much as the boaster did, for men must believe they will do these things before they do them.
THE WAY OF AN INDIANFREDERIC REMINGTON
He was a great boaster, but when put to the test, generally collapsed in a ludicrous manner.
JACK HARKAWAY IN NEW YORKBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
I will challenge the boaster to run up a hill with me, breathing but four times until the top is reached.
LAOS FOLK-LORE OF FARTHER INDIAKATHERINE NEVILLE FLEESON
And the company would separate, so when the boaster reached the place no one would be there.
LAOS FOLK-LORE OF FARTHER INDIAKATHERINE NEVILLE FLEESON
The next day, the boy met and challenged the boaster to run to the top of a small hill, drawing breath but four times on the way.
LAOS FOLK-LORE OF FARTHER INDIAKATHERINE NEVILLE FLEESON
If you can run and draw breath but four times, I can run the same distance and draw breath but twice, the boaster said.
LAOS FOLK-LORE OF FARTHER INDIAKATHERINE NEVILLE FLEESON
Then all the men mocked the boaster, saying, 151 Your words are truly large, but your works are but small.
LAOS FOLK-LORE OF FARTHER INDIAKATHERINE NEVILLE FLEESON
He was an incessant boaster, and one day swore that he could out-travel anything on the river, Midnight included.
THE FOURTH WATCHH. A. CODY
There was an approving nod all around as this quiet snub dropped on the boaster and 'settled' him.
LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
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WORDS RELATED TO BOASTER

  • bag of wind
  • big talker
  • blowhard
  • blusterer
  • boaster
  • brag
  • braggart
  • bragger
  • bull artist
  • bull-thrower
  • gasbag
  • gossiper
  • grandstander
  • know-it-all
  • show-off
  • swelled head
  • trumpeter
  • windbag
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