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swagger

verb [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.
swagger
noun [C/U]  us   /ˈswæɡ·ər/
[C] He walked out of the room with a swagger that made me want dislike him.
swaggering
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈswæɡ·ər·ɪŋ/
Such swaggering self-confidence irritates a lot of people.
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