Meaning of “swagger” in the English Dictionary

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swaggerverb [ I ]

uk /ˈswæɡ.ər/ us /ˈswæɡ.ɚ/
noun [ C ] uk /ˈswæɡ.ər/ us /ˈswæɡ.ɚ/
adverb uk /ˈswæɡ.ər.ɪŋ.li/ us /ˈswæɡ.ər.ɪŋ.li/

swaggernoun [ S or U ]

uk /ˈswæɡ.ər/ us /ˈswæɡ.ɚ/

(Definition of “swagger” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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swaggerverb [ I ]

us /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.
noun [ C/U ] us /ˈswæɡ·ər/

[ C ] He walked out of the room with a swagger that made me want dislike him.
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˈswæɡ·ər·ɪŋ/

Such swaggering self-confidence irritates a lot of people.

(Definition of “swagger” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)