dashism

Dashism

Dash"ism\ (-[i^]z'm), n. The character of making ostentatious or blustering parade or show. [R. & Colloq.]

He must fight a duel before his claim to . . . dashism can be universally allowed. --V. Knox.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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