swashbuckler


swash·buck·ler

noun \-ˌbə-klər\

: a person or a character in a movie, book, etc., who is very brave and has many exciting adventures

Full Definition of SWASHBUCKLER

1
:  a swaggering or daring soldier or adventurer
2
:  a novel or drama dealing with a swashbuckler

Origin of SWASHBUCKLER

1swash + buckler
First Known Use: 1560

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