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boast

Squash
a stroke in which the ball is hit on to one of the side walls before hitting the front wall

boast

[bōst]
(engineering)
To shape stone or curve furniture roughly in preparation for finer work later on.
To finish the face of a building stone by cutting a series of parallel grooves.

boast

To dress or shape stone roughly, usually with a broad chisel.
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He is, of course, publicising his book which is boastfully titled Pride and Perjury and is dedicated to Victoria, the daughter he persuaded to lie for him in court.
He shies from overly effusive praise as surely as he critically examines every failure, few and far between as they are, in a manner that takes nothing away from his self belief but does not boastfully ram his genius into the bookies satchels.
One would have also expected that such a minister cannot attribute all the illegal activities of the corrupt system he boastfully claimed to have instituted from the start to another old system, which never existed before.
the greatest) and boastfully toasting ourselves in the time-honoured fashion : "Here's tae us, wha's like us?
The NCP intelligence chief, Salah Gosh, boastfully stated that he averted the collapse of Igaz regime by cooperating with the CIA following al-Qaeda's attacks on America.
But American David Linderman, one of the three creators, boastfully defended it.
The Ginger Whinger boastfully told his PR boys: "I'm at war with Radio 1 but ours will be the better show.
Carrot-top Evans boastfully told his PR boys: "I'm at war with Radio One but ours will be the better show.
Suleiman September 29, 2008 -- The National Congress Party (NCP) regime's Vice president Ali Osman Mohamed Taha tried to bamboozle the World at the 63rd United Nations (UN) General Assembly by saying boastfully that the government of Sudan GOS) is in "complete commitment to achieving a peaceful and political settlement to the Darfur issue" while Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and their proxy militias are stepping up attacks on civilians and villages of the region.
Suleiman September 29, 2008 a" The National Congress Party (NCP) regime's Vice president Ali Osman Mohamed Taha tried to bamboozle the World at the 63rd United Nations (UN) General Assembly by saying boastfully that the government of Sudan GOS) is in "complete commitment to achieving a peaceful and political settlement to the Darfur issue" while Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and their proxy militias are stepping up attacks on civilians and villages of the region.
Suleiman September 29, 2008 aC" The National Congress Party (NCP) regime's Vice president Ali Osman Mohamed Taha tried to bamboozle the World at the 63rd United Nations (UN) General Assembly by saying boastfully that the government of Sudan GOS) is in "complete commitment to achieving a peaceful and political settlement to the Darfur issue" while Sudan Armed Forces (SAF) and their proxy militias are stepping up attacks on civilians and villages of the region.