Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. bosten, boosten, v., bost, boost, n., noise, boasting; cf. G. bausen, bauschen, to swell, pusten, Dan. puste, Sw. pusta, to blow, Sw. pösa, to swell; or W. bostio, to boast, bost, boast, Gael. bosd,. But these last may be from English
It was the boast of the Choctaws that no man of their breed had ever shed the blood of a white man.
"The Victim" by Thomas Dixon
The men, following the Doctor's lead, began to talk more boastfully than ever.
"Wandering Heath" by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
It was his boast that he had sufficient evidence to expel half the Fifteen and the whole Eleven.
"The Loom of Youth" by Alec Waugh
No other single building in North Italy can boast so much that is first-rate of the work of Luini and Gandenzio Ferrari.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Complete" by John Symonds
I had quite expected," he added boastingly, "that the sword would be expensive.
"Tales of Wonder Every Child Should Know" by Various
The English spread the rumour that at the last she had admitted the revelations which she had so loudly boasted to be false.
"The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)" by Anatole France
I am not going to boast, but I am going to do something.
"Frank Merriwell's Chums" by Burt L. Standish
Such are these boasted saints and heroes of heathendom.
"Fables of Infidelity and Facts of Faith" by Robert Patterson
Neither be boastful of life nor fearful of death.
"Serbia in Light and Darkness" by Nikolaj Velimirovic
Nor was his boast an empty one.
"Historical Tales, Vol. 6 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Fight, for all their bullying boast,
Dark temptation's evil host,
This is thy predestined post;
"Never Mind!" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
"Ye make me not your debtor
Who serve yourselves alone;
Ye boast to me of homage
Whose gain is all your own.
"The Vision Of Echard" by John Greenleaf Whittier
A fever or a blow can shake
Our wisdom's boasted rule;
And of the brightest genius make
A madman or a fool.
"Vanity Of Life" by John Newton
The richest gold can only boast
A perishable worth;
Conceal'd from man it lies remote,
Deep in its parent earth.
"The Advantages Of Resignation" by Elizabeth Bath
A span is all that we can boast,
An inch or two of time;
Man is but vanity and dust
In all his flower and prime.
"Psalm 39 part 2" by Isaac Watts
The Father hath received,
Their latest living breath,
And vain is Satanâ€™s boast,
Of victory in their death.
"Flung to the Heedless Winds" by Martin Luther
State Fair boasts largest collection of horse drawn transportation.
Today's Technology Center Boasts Alternative Fuel Racecar, Synthetic Human Body .
It took five years, but now the LCSC campus boasts a special piece of art.
When Daniel J Cohen went to work at George Mason University in 2001, its Center for History and New Media boasted a name and little else.
With the best movie sequence of all time: the chariot race, the movie also boasts one of the longest musical scores ever written, recorded in one of the most epic recording sessions ever scheduled.
James Cameron's boast upon winning the Oscar for best director that he was now "king of the world" suggests an unintentional and frightening irony (editorial, March 25).
Besides a host of concert halls and museums, symphonies and theater companies, we can also boast of a resident string quartet.
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy boasts whiter teeth since kicking his dipping habit.
The new 150 hp outboard by Mercury boasts a 3.0-liter, four-cylinder in-line configuration.
Engel's new 35-quart Deep Blue Ice Chest boasts a 2-inch layer of insulation that can keep your ice from melting for eight days.
Red's Ice House boasts a terrific view of Shem Creek.
When Ole Miss boasts of having students from all 50 states, you've got to wonder: What's someone doing here from Hawaii.
Officials for Erl's Winter Music Festival say the new house boasts the world's largest orchestra pit at 160 square meters, or more than 1,700 square feet.
The E33 boasts rugged construction features including an all metal body, metal threaded bushing, and standard metal shaft.
Apple's new PowerBooks boast G4 processors, improved features and reduced base prices.
Although space missions may one day boast collecting areas rivaling those of ground-based telescopes, in the near future it is the latter that will push the envelope to provide the necessary constraints.
Coronal Heating versus Solar Wind Acceleration
Let us ﬁx any numbering of the edges of G and, for each spanning tree T , let B (T ) be the set of “bad” edges of G \ T , that is, edges which boast the lowest index of any edge in the cycle formed with T .
None of its subsequent modiﬁcations can boast of such a ﬁrm and uniquely interpreted experimental ground.
Algbrodynamics over complex space and phase extension of the Minkowski geometry
My humble, non-economist view is that the proof is in the pudding: an industry does not become a boom market boasting 20% annual growth for an entire decade – unless it is very profitable indeed.
Is There Statistical Evidence that the Oregon Payday-Loan Rate Cap Hurts Consumers?
This is the underlying premise behind the professional social networking site LinkedIn, which now boasts more than 40 million users .
Social Networks and Stable Matchings in the Job Market