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swagger
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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Definition
walk or behave in a highly confident or proud manner — often arrogant and sometimes to impress or intimidate others
  • He did not go skipping and prancing, but moved with a dignified swagger as became a pirate who felt that the public eye was on him.
    Chapter 18 (44% in)
swagger = confidence or pride
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