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English definition of “swank”

swank

verb [I]     /swæŋk/ informal disapproving
to behave or speak too confidently because you think that you are very important, in order to attract other people's attention and admiration: Just because you won, there's no need to swank. People around here don't swank about their money.Attention-seeking, distracting and showing off
(Definition of swank verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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