Definition of swank verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

swank

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//swæŋk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//swæŋk//
 
[intransitive](old-fashioned, British English, informal, disapproving)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they swank
BrE BrE//swæŋk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//swæŋk//
 
he / she / it swanks
BrE BrE//swæŋks//
 
; NAmE NAmE//swæŋks//
 
past simple swanked
BrE BrE//swæŋkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//swæŋkt//
 
past participle swanked
BrE BrE//swæŋkt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//swæŋkt//
 
-ing form swanking
BrE BrE//ˈswæŋkɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈswæŋkɪŋ//
 
Proud
 
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to behave in way that is too proud or confident See related entries: Proud Word Origin early 19th cent.: of unknown origin.

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