swashbuckling

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adjective swash·buck·ling \-ˌbə-k(ə-)liŋ\

Definition of swashbuckling

  1. 1 :  acting in the manner of a swashbuckler

  2. 2 :  characteristic of, marked by, or done by swashbucklers

Origin and Etymology of swashbuckling

swashbuckler


First Known Use: circa 1693


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of swashbuckling


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