Translation of boastful in Spanish:


jactancioso, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈbəʊstfʊl//ˈboʊs(t)fəl//ˈbəʊstf(ə)l/


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    fanfarrón informal
    • Emma asked Mrs. Elton about her musical abilities, and she was both modest and boastful.
    • Plato describes him as a vain man being both arrogant and boastful, having a wide but superficial knowledge.
    • Unlike your average male specimen, he did not look proud and boastful when first me, then Riley squealed over his car.
    • Love is never boastful, nor conceited, nor rude; never selfish, not quick to take offense.
    • And I don't mean that as an egotistical statement or a boastful statement.
    • The brother's got the boastful swagger of your favorite rapper, the entrepreneurial instincts of a street hustler and a pen as swift as his tongue is sharp.
    • Loman is a rather unpleasant figure throughout much of the play, a boastful blowhard, a bully, a coward.
    • Never arrogant or boastful, they stand their ground and carry themselves with authority.
    • At the risk of sounding boastful, I had managed to go for quite a while without incurring any penalty for my illegal parking endeavors, so I was a bit miffed by the recent turn of events.
    • At the risk of sounding a bit boastful, I'd like to think that I have a decent knowledge of video games, past, present, and to some extent, future.
    • The industry has been quite creative, indeed even boastful at times, about their solutions to this ever-growing problem.
    • Also known for his almost demonic pride, he produced masterpieces of boastful verses.
    • As I've said before, I don't want to put up pictures, because it seems boastful and ostentatious.
    • On the contrast, he had stopped acting arrogant and boastful, and was even becoming shy and modest.
    • He can still be boastful though, brash and arrogant.
    • He oozes confidence in his ability to please, without any of the boastful pretense that a human with his charms would inevitably have.
    • You have a considerable amount of self-confidence, and you like yourself without being conceited or boastful.
    • We're tired of Lori's yapping mouth and boastful monologues.
    • But I want to remind him of this one simple fact before he becomes excessively boastful, as he is wont to do.
    • Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude.