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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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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.
the greatest) and boastfully toasting ourselves in the time-honoured fashion : "Here's tae us, wha's like us?
But American David Linderman, one of the three creators, boastfully defended it.
Carrot-top Evans boastfully told his PR boys: "I'm at war with Radio One but ours will be the better show.
The Ginger Whinger boastfully told his PR boys: "I'm at war with Radio 1 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.
Hence a certain young man, talking to me about such things, said boastfully to me, `Am I not very learned?
In a bull market, one must avoid the error of the preening duck that quacks boastfully after a torrential rainstorm thinking that its paddling skills have caused it to rise in the world.
Grinning boastfully Goulbourne told the officers he had two regular girlfriends.
And some talked almost boastfully of renewed fighting to come, especially if the new Rwandan authorities refuse to grant a general amnesty.