[ swosh-buhk-uhl, swawsh- ]
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verb (used without object),swash·buck·led, swash·buck·ling.
  1. to work, behave, or perform as a swashbuckler.

Origin of swashbuckle

First recorded in 1895–1900; back formation from swashbuckler

Words Nearby swashbuckle

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