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swashbuckle

[swosh-buhk-uh l, swawsh-] /ˈswɒʃˌbʌk əl, ˈswɔʃ-/
verb (used without object), swashbuckled, swashbuckling.
1.
to work, behave, or perform as a swashbuckler.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; back formation from swashbuckler
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  • Come in costume and swashbuckle back to the era of discovery and exploration.
Word Origin and History for swashbuckle
v.

1897, back-formation from swashbuckling.

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