Definition of 'strut'
Example sentences containing 'strut'
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They should encourage him to strut around and do his thing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Dancing models strut around the pool in precarious heels. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Her torso is rock hard, squeezed by metal struts that also keep her back rigidly upright. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He had all the right kit, strutted around. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yes, another batch of cute pets are about to strut their stuff. The Sun (2014)Then there are educational robots and toy robots, all similarly strutting about. Times, Sunday Times (2009)She goes down a storm, not least when she struts about playing a giant inflatable guitar. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He'd tuck his thumbs under his braces and strut about. The Sun (2009)All that posturing and strutting about wasn't for me. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And she thinks she can still strut around the place in a bikini and a Santa hat. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So no supporting struts, cables or columns to overshadow the trees. Times, Sunday Times (2016)T he music pounds and the models strut down the catwalk. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It doesn't matter how old you are, so long as you can still strut your stuff. Times, Sunday Times (2008) They strutted about, filled their lungs with fresh air, blew out the tanks and cleaned up the ship. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)Its hero struts about in underpants, a cape and red wellies, and the narrator is a talking cat. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The male, on the other hand, struts about with a green head and flashes of blue on its wings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He has said so again and again, indeed, and while wearing a velvet jacket and strutting about the place. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Oddly, all this strut and swagger did not carry over into his love life, which was anything but bohemian. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You get a younger model of your own whose job it is to strut around in her undies all day long, that's what. The Sun (2008)That will help to breed the confidence that will result in England's top players strutting with the swagger that they have at their clubs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. strut is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'strut'
British English: strut VERB
Someone who struts walks in a proud way, with their head held high and their chest out, as if they are very important.
He struts around town like he owns the place.
British English: strut NOUN
A strut is a piece of wood or metal which holds the weight of other pieces in a building or other structure.
...the struts of a suspension bridge.
Definition of strut from the Collins English Dictionary
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