suomi-englanti sanakirja

boast englannista suomeksi

  1. leuhkia, kerskailla

  2. pröystäillä

  3. kerskailu

  1. omakehu

  2. kerskailla + adessive, kerskua + elative, rehennellä, leuhkia, lesottaa

boast englanniksi

  1. A brag; ostentatious positive appraisal of oneself.

  2. Something that one brags about.

  3. (ux)

  4. A shot where the ball is driven off a wall and then strikes the wall.

  5. To brag; to talk loudly in praise of oneself.

  6. 2005, Lesley Brown (translator), (w), ''(w)'', pagination|235c.

  7. On no account will he or any other kind be able to boast that he's escaped the pursuit of those who can follow so detailed and comprehensive a method of enquiry.
  8. To speak of with pride, vanity, or exultation, with a view to self-commendation; to extol.

  9. (RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)

  10. (quote-journal)| volume=189|issue=2|page=27|magazine=(w)| title=The tao of tech| passage=The dirty secret of the internet is that all this distraction and interruption is immensely profitable. Web companies like to boast about "creating compelling content", or offering services that let you "stay up to date with what your friends are doing",(..)and so on. But the real way to build a successful online business is to be better than your rivals at undermining people's control of their own attention.

  11. To speak in exulting language of another; to glory; to exult.

  12. (RQ:KJV)

  13. To play a boast shot.

  14. To possess something special (e.g. as a feature).

  15. (quote-journal)

  16. To dress, as a stone, with a broad chisel.1849-1850, (w), ''Rudimentary Dictionary of Terms used in Architecture, Building, and Engineering''

  17. To shape roughly as a preparation for the finer work to follow; to cut to the general form required.