swagger

  • 1 Swagger — may refer to:*Bob Lee Swagger, a fictional character created by Stephen Hunter *Swagger stick, a riding crop carried by a uniformed person as a symbol of authority * Swagger , an album by punk band Flogging Molly * Swagger , an album by rock band …

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  • 2 Swagger — Álbum de estudio de Flogging Molly Publicación 7 de marzo de 2000 Género(s) Punk rock Celtic punk Duración 53:40 …

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  • 3 Swagger — bezeichnet: Jack Swagger (* 1982), US amerikanischer Wrestler Swagger stick, ein Offiziersstock ein Album der irisch amerikanischen Folk Punk Rock Band Flogging Molly Swagger, deutsche Rock Band aus Thüringen Di …

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  • 4 Swagger — Swag ger, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Swaggered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Swaggering}.] [Freq. of swag.] 1. To walk with a swaying motion; hence, to walk and act in a pompous, consequential manner. [1913 Webster] A man who swaggers about London clubs.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Swagger — Swag ger, n. The act or manner of a swaggerer. [1913 Webster] He gave a half swagger, half leer, as he stepped forth to receive us. W. Irving. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 Swagger — Swag ger, n. A swagman. [Australia] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …

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  • 7 Swagger — Swag ger, v. t. To bully. [R.] Swift. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8 Swagger — est le premier album en studio du groupe Flogging Molly paru en 2000 et produit par Steve Albini. Il se compose des pistes suivantes : Salty Dog (2:21) Selfish Man (2:54) The Worst Day Since Yesterday (3:38) Every Dog Has Its Day (4:24) Life …

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  • 9 swagger — index flaunt, jactation, pride, rodomontade Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 10 swagger — (v.) 1590, first recorded in Shakespeare ( Midsummer Night s Dream, III.i.79), probably a frequentative form of SWAG (Cf. swag) (v.). Related: Swaggered; swaggering. The noun is attested from 1725 …

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  • 11 swagger — vb *strut, bristle, bridle Analogous words: flourish, brandish, shake, *swing, wave: brag, *boast, vaunt, crow, gasconade Contrasted words: cower, cringe, truckle (see FAWN): shrink, quail, blench, wince (see RECOIL) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 swagger — [v] show off; walk pompously bluster, boast, brag, brandish, bully, cock, flourish, gasconade, gloat, grandstand*, hector, look big*, lord, parade, parade one’s wares*, peacock*, play to the crowd*, pontificate, prance, put on, put on airs*,… …

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  • 13 swagger — ► VERB ▪ walk or behave in a very confident or arrogant manner. ► NOUN ▪ a swaggering gait or manner. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ (of a coat or jacket) cut with a loose flare from the shoulders. ORIGIN apparently from SWAG(Cf. ↑swag) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 swagger — [swag′ər] vi. [prob. < Norw dial. svagra, to sway in walking, freq. of svagga, to sway < IE base * swek , to bend, turn] 1. to walk with a bold, arrogant, or lordly stride; strut 2. to boast, brag, or show off in a loud, superior manner vt …

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  • 15 swagger — [[t]swæ̱gə(r)[/t]] swaggers, swaggering, swaggered VERB If you swagger, you walk in a very proud, confident way, holding your body upright and swinging your hips. [V prep/adv] A broad shouldered man wearing a dinner jacket swaggered confidently… …

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  • 16 swagger — 1. verb 1) we swaggered into the arena Syn: strut, parade, stride; walk confidently; informal sashay 2) try to swagger less and instead show some humility Syn: boast, brag, bluster, crow, gloat; strut …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 17 swagger — swag|ger1 [ˈswægə US ər] v [I always + adverb/preposition] [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: Probably from swag (verb) ( SWAG) + er (as in chatter)] to walk proudly, swinging your shoulders in a way that shows you are very confident used to show… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 swagger — I UK [ˈswæɡə(r)] / US [ˈswæɡər] verb [intransitive] Word forms swagger : present tense I/you/we/they swagger he/she/it swaggers present participle swaggering past tense swaggered past participle swaggered showing disapproval to walk in a proud… …

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  • 19 swagger — Swagman Swag man, n. A bushman carrying a swag and traveling on foot; called also {swagsman}, {swagger}, and {swaggie}. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Once a jolly swagman sat beside a billabong Under the shade of a coolibah tree. And he sang as he sat… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 swagger — swag|ger1 [ swægər ] verb intransitive 1. ) to walk in a proud and confident way 2. ) OLD FASHIONED to talk in a proud way about yourself: BOAST ╾ swag|ger|er noun count swagger swag|ger 2 [ swægər ] noun singular a proud and confident way of… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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