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Search phrase: swagger

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Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.71If he swagger, let him not come here. No, byIf hee swagger, let him not come here:
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.82ancient swagger, 'a comes not in my doors. I was beforeancient Swaggerer comes not in my doores. I was before
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.96He'll not swagger with a Barbary hen, if herhee will not swagger with a Barbarie Henne, if her
Henry IV Part 22H4 II.iv.101by my troth, I am the worse when one says ‘ swagger.’I am the worse when one sayes, swagger:
OthelloOth II.iii.273squabble! Swagger! Swear! And discourse fustian withsquabble? Swagger? Sweare? And discourse Fustian with
Troilus and CressidaTC V.ii.139Will he swagger himself out on's own eyes?Will he swagger himselfe out on's owne eyes?

Glossary

 6 result(s).
braveswagger, act boastfully, show off
jetstrut, swagger, parade
jutpush, shove, knock; or: strut, swagger, parade
swaggerforce by blustering language, bully
swaggerquarrel, squabble, behave in an insolent way
zwaggerdialect form of ‘swagger

Thesaurus

 3 result(s).
swaggerbrave
swaggerjet
swaggerjut

Words Families

 6 result(s).
Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
SWAGGERBASICswagger n, swagger v, swaggering adj, swaggering n
SWAGGERAPPEARANCEswag-bellied adj
SWAGGERPEOPLEswaggerer n
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