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 (swŏsh′bŭk′əl, swôsh′-)
intr.v. swash·buck·led, swash·buck·ling, swash·buck·les
To act as a swashbuckler, as in a movie or play.

[Back-formation from swashbuckler.]
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vb (intr)
to engage in swashbuckling
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(ˈswɒʃˌbʌk əl, ˈswɔʃ-)

v.i. -led, -ling.
to work, behave, or perform as a swashbuckler.
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YOUNGSTERS from a Coventry school swashbuckled their way to the finals of an international fencing tournament in Germany.