One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘‘She's the good-looking one,’ he says, proudly, if not a little boastfully.’
- ‘‘Well,’ I replied, boastfully, ‘you missed me wrestling a shark.’’
- ‘I'm boastfully posting a picture showing my storage system AND my new perm.’
- ‘I boastfully mentioned how we've avoided illness so far this winter.’
- ‘He demonstrated boastfully his own way of making use of a newspaper.’
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