swank
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swank
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ostentation)
a. la fanfarronería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (ostentatious person)
a. el fanfarrón(ona) m,f, figurón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a. fanfarronear
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swank [swæŋk]
noun
1 (vanity, boastfulness) fanfarronada (informal) (f)
he does it for swank lo hace para darse tono or lucirse
2 (person) fanfarrónonafanfarrona (m) (f);ona fanfarrona
intransitive verb
fanfarronear (informal)
to swank around pavonearse
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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