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Synonyms for swagger
ˈswæg ərswag·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. swagman, swagger, swaggienoun

    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, swaggeradjective

    a proud stiff pompous gait

    swaggie, strut, prance, swagman

    unfashionable, unstylish

  3. groovy, swaggerverb

    (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, cockverb

    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, swaggerverb

    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, swashverb

    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

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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. swaggerverb

    bluster, bully, vapor, brag, be insolent

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  1. Donald Trump:

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

  2. Eric Adams:

    When a mayor has swagger, the city has swagger, that's what has been missing in the city.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Mike Pompeo:

    I talked about getting back our swagger, and I'll fill in what I mean by that, but it's important. The United States diplomatic corps needs to be in every corner, every stretch of the world, executing missions on behalf of this country and it is my humble, noble undertaking to achieve that.

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  • اختيالArabic
  • StolzierenGerman
  • rehvastelija, rehentely, keinahdella, rehennellä, rehvastelu, rehentelijä, herrastella, ylvästellä, rehvastellaFinnish
  • hâblerie, fanfaronnade, vantardise, gasconnade, pavaner, plastronnadeFrench
  • altivez, soberbia, arrogancia, petulancia, altiveza, fachendaGalician
  • अकड़Hindi
  • boria, spavalderia, millantarsi, pavoneggiarsi, gloriarsiItalian
  • swaggerLatin
  • whakatāmaramaraMāori
  • wywyższać sięPolish
  • marra, bravataPortuguese
  • gasconadă, lăudăroșenie, fanfaronadă, făliRomanian
  • важничать, развязностьRussian
  • swaggerSwedish
  • 昂首阔步Chinese

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