given to or characterized by boasting.
The International Spy Allen Upward
Jewel Clara Louise Burnham
The Crossing Winston Churchill
A Set of Six Joseph Conrad
The Iron Ration George Abel Schreiner
Greener Than You Think Ward Moore
The Trail Boys on the Plains Jay Winthrop Allen
The Seventh Regiment George L. Wood
The Boy With the U. S. Foresters Francis Rolt-Wheeler
The Vanishing of Betty Varian Carolyn Wells
tending to boast; characterized by boasting
to speak with exaggeration and excessive pride, especially about oneself. to speak with pride (often followed by of): He boasted of his family’s wealth. to speak of with excessive pride or vanity: He boasts himself a genius. to be proud in the possession of: The town boasts a new school. a thing boasted of; a […]
sleigh bed. a bed of the Empire period having raised ends terminating in outward scrolls.
a wading bird, Cochlearius cochlearius, of tropical America, related to the herons, having a broad bill resembling an inverted boat. Historical Examples Reptiles and Birds Louis Figuier Scientific American Supplement, No. 829, November 21, 1891 Various Scientific American Supplement, No. 829, November 21, 1891 Various noun a nocturnal tropical American wading bird, Cochlearius cochlearius, similar […]
water boatman. backswimmer. Historical Examples Grim: The Story of a Pike Svend Fleuron