Definition of 'swagger'
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There is a real swagger to his play at the moment. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She was literally effortless the way she could bang on an outfit and just swagger about. The Sun (2014)The most exciting young player in the game had his swagger back. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Which damaged though swaggering man will come out on top? Times, Sunday Times (2008)He sang the songs live on set and carries a real swagger. The Sun (2016)Now there is a real swagger about their squad going into the new campaign. The Sun (2011)They are the first to find the locations that are upwardly mobile and have that certain swagger. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Does this swaggering rock front man suffer from the same moment of unease? Times, Sunday Times (2008)He has that confidence and swagger about him. The Sun (2015)The second half of the season has to be an opportunity for us to get back our swagger. Times, Sunday Times (2015)To begin with the whole idea is horribly embarrassing because it inevitably means the pelvic walk and a confident swagger. Fools Rush In - A Call to Christian Clowning (1993)It will be nice to play it over a tour where we can kind of get a little swagger to it. The Sun (2009)He may no longer have much power, but the old swagger has not gone. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But after three chastening years, the city is rediscovering its old swagger. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There's a certain swagger about this place. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The swagger was back and Swansea were guilty of fewer sloppy passes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But the picture built up in the media of a swaggering and callous man, was wrong. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A youngster with a bit of swagger is a real ray of light. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A bit of the old swagger had returned. The Sun (2012)France had been well and truly ambushed; the arrogant swagger of the autumn was but a distant memory. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I can get my Bowie swagger out! Times, Sunday Times (2010)They're confident, swaggering and ready to crush opposition with a casual flick of the tongue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He maintained his arrogant swagger when he limped around the Press Centre but he looked haggard. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)The Man has a confident swagger - is that indicative of where you are right now? The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'swagger'
British English: swagger VERB
If you swagger, you walk in a very proud, confident way, holding your body upright and swinging your hips.
A broad shouldered man wearing a dinner jacket swaggered confidently up to the bar.
Definition of swagger from the Collins English Dictionary
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