swashbuckle

verb swash·buck·le \ ˈswäsh-ˌbə-kəl , ˈswȯsh- \

Definition of swashbuckle

swashbuckled; swashbuckling play \-ˌbə-k(ə-)liŋ\
intransitive verb
: to act the part of a swashbuckler

Origin and Etymology of swashbuckle

back-formation from swashbuckler


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