Translation of "swagger" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ S or U ] uk us /ˈswæɡ.ər/ US  //

a way of walking with a swinging movement that shows you are confident

He walked out of the room with a self-confident swagger. 他大摇大摆、趾高气扬地走出了房间。
Underneath all his swagger (= way of acting that shows he is very confident and thinks that he is important), he's actually quite nervous. 虽然他表面上一副自命不凡的样子,但实际上他很紧张。

(Translation of “swagger noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)