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swank

  

      vb  
1    give oneself airs, hot-dog     (chiefly U.S.)   posture, put on side     (Brit. slang)   show off     (informal)   swagger  
      n  
2    attitudinizer, braggadocio, hot dog     (chiefly U.S.)   poser, poseur, show-off     (informal)   swankpot     (informal)   swashbuckler  
3    boastfulness, display, ostentation, show, swagger, vainglory  
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swank

  
  ( swanks    3rd person present)   ( swanking    present participle)   ( swanked    past tense & past participle  ) If someone is swanking, they are speaking about things they own or things they have achieved, in order to impress other people.  
  (mainly BRIT)  
INFORMAL      verb  
  (disapproval)   
(=boast, brag)  
I have always been against swanking about all the things I have been lucky enough to win.      V about n, Also V  

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swanky, spank, swap, sway

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