[swosh-buhk-uhl, swawsh-]
verb (used without object), swashbuckled, swashbuckling.
to work, behave, or perform as a swashbuckler.

1895–1900; back formation from swashbuckler

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To swashbuckle
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: swash-plate
Next Definition: swashbuckler
Words Near: swashbuckle
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for swashbuckle
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing swashbuckle
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
Come in costume and swashbuckle back to the era of discovery and exploration.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature