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strutting

[ struht-ing ]
/ ˈstrʌt ɪŋ /
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adjective

walking or moving with a strut; walking pompously; pompous.

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Origin of strutting

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at strut1, -ing2
strut·ting·ly, adverb
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