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Synonyms for swagger
ˈswæg ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. swagman, swagger, swaggie(noun)

    an itinerant Australian laborer who carries his personal belongings in a bundle as he travels around in search of work

    swaggie, prance, strut, swagman

    unfashionable, unstylish

  2. strut, prance, swagger(adj)

    a proud stiff pompous gait

    swaggie, strut, prance, swagman

    unfashionable, unstylish

  3. groovy, swagger(verb)

    (British informal) very chic

    "groovy clothes"

    groovy, slap-up, cracking, smashing, keen, not bad(p), bang-up, peachy, nifty, great, bully, swell, corking, dandy, neat

    unstylish, unfashionable

  4. tittup, swagger, ruffle, prance, strut, sashay, cock(verb)

    to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others

    "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house"

    ripple, ruffle up, tittup, sashay, swash, ruffle, cock, riffle, pleat, mix, shuffle, sidle, fluff, strut, chasse, bluster, prance, mess up, browbeat, bully, cockle, flick, rumple, undulate

    unfashionable, unstylish

  5. browbeat, bully, swagger(verb)

    discourage or frighten with threats or a domineering manner; intimidate

    ballyrag, tittup, sashay, swash, boss around, strong-arm, push around, bullyrag, hector, prance, strut, bluster, ruffle, browbeat, bully, cock

    unstylish, unfashionable

  6. swagger, bluster, swash(verb)

    act in an arrogant, overly self-assured, or conceited manner

    ruffle, tittup, sashay, swash, gas, splatter, vaunt, cock, gasconade, browbeat, splosh, tout, plash, strut, bluster, prance, spatter, blow, brag, bully, boast, splash, shoot a line

    unstylish, unfashionable

Editors Contribution

  1. boasts

    to talk or write about oneself or something related to oneself in a proud or self-admiring way.

    ''she boasts a host of amazing talents''

    Submitted by rosiesusan.kirk on June 15, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. swagger(v. n.)

    bluster, bully, vapor, brag, be insolent

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  1. Jim Holder:

    There are an awful lot of fast cars and supercars on display this year, what you see now is an industry that has got its swagger back and wants to show off a bit rather than put its hair shirt on about high miles per gallon and these slightly more mundane things.

  2. A. M. Rosenthal:

    If you don't have a sensation of apprehension when you set out to find a story and a swagger when you sit down to write it, you are in the wrong business.

  3. Lanhee Chen:

    People know Donald Trump and they're used to seeing that kind of attitude and swagger with Donald Trump, bill Gates's been playing on Bill Gates wealth for a long time.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I must say State Departments swagger's more spirit than I've heard from the State Department in a long time.

  5. Mike Pompeo:

    They may have been demoralized, but they seemed in good spirits, they are hopeful that State Department will get State Department swagger back, that we will be out doing the things that they came onboard at State Department to do : to be professional, to deliver diplomacy, American diplomacy around the world.

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  • اختيالArabic
  • StolzierenGerman
  • keinahdella, rehentelijä, herrastella, rehvastella, rehennellä, rehvastelija, ylvästellä, rehentely, rehvasteluFinnish
  • hâblerie, gasconnade, plastronnade, pavaner, fanfaronnade, vantardiseFrench
  • altivez, fachenda, altiveza, petulancia, soberbia, arroganciaGalician
  • अकड़Hindi
  • boria, gloriarsi, pavoneggiarsi, millantarsi, spavalderiaItalian
  • swaggerLatin
  • whakatāmaramaraMāori
  • wywyższać sięPolish
  • bravata, marraPortuguese
  • fanfaronadă, lăudăroșenie, gasconadă, făliRomanian
  • важничать, развязностьRussian
  • swaggerSwedish
  • 昂首阔步Chinese

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