Definition: walk or behave with an over-confident manner
Definition: walk or behave with an over-confident manner
Sentences Containing 'swagger'
If God keeps me in my seven senses, or five, or whatever number I have, I am not going to bring myself to such a pass; go you, brother, and be a government or an island man, and swagger as much as you like; for by the soul of my mother, neither my daughter nor I are going to stir a step from our village; a respectable woman should have a broken leg and keep at home; and to be busy at something is a virtuous damsel's holiday; be off to your adventures along with your Don Quixote, and leave us to our misadventures, for God will mend them for us according as we deserve it.
Nothing angered and mortified me so much as the queen’s dwarf; who being of the lowest stature that was ever in that country (for I verily think he was not full thirty feet high), became so insolent at seeing a creature so much beneath him, that he would always affect to swagger and look big as he passed by me in the queen’s antechamber, while I was standing on some table talking with the lords or ladies of the court, and he seldom failed of a smart word or two upon my littleness; against which I could only revenge myself by calling him brother, challenging him to wrestle, and such repartees as are usually in the mouths of court pages.
A terror to the smiling innocence of the villages through which he floats; his swart visage and bold swagger are not unshunned in cities.
Roomful of Blues, according to "The Chicago Sun-Times", "Swagger, sway and swing with energy and precision".
Giving it three-and-a-half stars out of five, Stephen Thomas Erlewine of Allmusic compared the sound to Kid Rock, saying that Ford had "swagger" and "bravado".
On "Baby", he opined that Overstreet lacked "swagger", coordination and charm.
"Blender"s Hsu Hua commended its concise production and called it "an excellent, punchy album full of youthful swagger and anything-goes experimentation".
He hoped that "Glee" writers would not humanize Sue too often, however, fearing that she would lose her "dictatorial swagger".
In WWE, wrestler Jack Swagger and his manager Zeb Colter conducted anti-illegal immigration speeches with this flag seen in the background.
The flag has also been integrated in Swagger's entrance video.
Since joining up with Swagger and Coulter as part of The Real Americans, Antonio Cesaro has also carried the Gadsden flag or worn it as a cape during his ring entrance.
On the June 11 edition of Raw, Dolph Ziggler defeated Christian, Jack Swagger and The Great Khali in a Fatal-Four Way Elimination match to become the new number one contender for the World Heavyweight Championship.
Confirmed via her Twitter page Cassie Davis also wrote and appears on Warren G's 2009 album "The G Files", with Snoop Dogg on the track "Swagger Rich" which appeared on the final season of Ugly Betty.
At , Ziggler successfully retained the Intercontinental Championship in a three-way ladder match against Kingston and Jack Swagger.
After Jack Swagger suggested to Guerrero that she should manage him in addition to Ziggler, a jealous Ziggler teased tension with Swagger.
This, coupled with Ziggler's concurrent feud with Alex Riley, led to Ziggler to defend and retain his United States Championship in a fatal four-way match against Swagger, Riley, and John Morrison at Night of Champions.
Later that night, Guerrero officially began managing Swagger, and Swagger began interfering in Ziggler's matches to help him win.
Ziggler and Swagger unsuccessfully challenged Air Boom for the WWE Tag Team Championship at Hell in a Cell and at Vengeance, where Ziggler also successfully defended the United States Championship against Ryder.
On the February 27 "Raw", Ziggler and Swagger unsuccessfully challenged Primo Epico for the WWE Tag Team Championship in a Triple Threat tag team match, also involving Kofi Kingston and R-Truth.
On the March 19 "Raw", Ziggler and Swagger were announced as the newest members of Team Johnny for the 12 man tag team match at WrestleMania XXVIII.
On the April 2 "Raw", Ziggler and Swagger unsuccessfully challenged Santino Marella for the United States Championship in a triple threat match.
After the match, Ziggler began a feud with Brodus Clay, who headbutted Ziggler after he and Swagger tried to attack Marella. On the following episode of "Raw", Ziggler and Swagger were defeated by Clay and Marella in a tag team match.
In the following weeks, Ziggler and Swagger lost to Clay and Hornswoggle in singles and tag matches.
In May, Ziggler and Swagger unsuccessfully challenged Kofi Kingston and R-Truth for WWE Tag Team Championship, first at Over the Limit and second on the May 28 episode of "Raw", resulting in Ziggler showing signs of wanting to break away from Guerrero and Swagger.
On the June 11 episode of "Raw", Ziggler pinned The Great Khali, Swagger and Christian in a fatal four way elimination match to become the number one contender to the World Heavyweight Championship, but at No Way Out, Ziggler lost the title match to champion Sheamus.
On the following "Raw", Guerrero, finally tired of the bickering between Ziggler and Swagger, arranged for a match between them; Ziggler won the match and Guerrero's affections.
After gaining the World Heavyweight Championship, Ziggler began feuding with Del Rio and Jack Swagger over the title.
Ziggler was originally booked to face Del Rio and Swagger in a three-way ladder match at Extreme Rules, however, Ziggler suffered a legitimate concussion at a "SmackDown" taping, thus removing their match from the pay-per-view and resulting in Ziggler being absent from television for a month.
On the March 8 episode of "Raw", he defeated William Regal to qualify for the Money in the Bank ladder match at WrestleMania XXVI, which was won by Jack Swagger.
On May 23, he began feuding with Jack Swagger, with the two trading victories on several episodes of "Raw".
Bourne then defeated Swagger at WWE Capitol Punishment to end the feud.
At both Hell in a Cell and Vengeance, Air Boom retained the title against Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger.
My political position is neither republican nor monarchist." Locke's investigation in the display of Power has expanded into new areas such as royal and swagger portraiture, coats-of-arms, public statuary, trophies, masculinity, company share certificates, weaponry and costume.
Puck is no Freddie Mercury, but he handles the melody well and makes up for lack of range with swagger."
On the February 27 edition of "Raw", Primo and Epico successfully defended their titles in a Triple Threat tag team match against the teams of Kofi Kingston R-Truth and Dolph Ziggler Jack Swagger.
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