swashbuckle

verb
swash·buck·le | \ ˈswäsh-ˌbə-kəl , ˈswȯsh- \
swashbuckled; swashbuckling\ˈswäsh-ˌbə-k(ə-)liŋ, ˈswȯsh- \

Definition of swashbuckle 

intransitive verb

: to act the part of a swashbuckler

First Known Use of swashbuckle

1897, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for swashbuckle

back-formation from swashbuckler

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