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verb [I]    /ˈswæɡ·ər/
to walk, esp. with a swinging movement, in a way that shows that you are confident and think you are important: He swaggered into the room just like any bully would. swagger    /ˈswæɡ·ər/ noun [C/U] [C] He walked out of the room with a swagger that made me want dislike him. swaggering    /ˈswæɡ·ər·ɪŋ/ adjective [not gradable] Such swaggering self-confidence irritates a lot of people.
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