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swank

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishswankswank1 /swæŋk/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 British English old-fashionedBOAST to speak or behave in a way that shows you think you are better than other people 🔊 I wish you’d stop swanking!→ See Verb table
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swank• Bare chested and wet trousered, the job done, they swank before their audience then gallop off to Fair Hill.
swankswank2 noun British English old-fashioned 🔊 🔊 [uncountable]PROUD proud confident behaviour that shows you think you are better than other people
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swank• Dressed in variations of tasteful black, the petite blond actress looks like an Armani study of low-key swank.• There, a little money will buy you a good deal of swank.
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Verb table
swank
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyswank
he, she, itswanks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyswanked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave swanked
he, she, ithas swanked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad swanked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill swank
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have swanked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam swanking
he, she, itis swanking
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you, we, theyare swanking
Past
I, he, she, itwas swanking
you, we, theywere swanking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been swanking
he, she, ithas been swanking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been swanking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be swanking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been swanking
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