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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chic, chicness, chichi, modishness, smartness, stylishness, swank, last wordadjective

    elegance by virtue of being fashionable

  2. swank, swankyverb

    imposingly fashionable and elegant

    "a swank apartment"

  3. flaunt, flash, show off, ostentate, swankverb

    display proudly; act ostentatiously or pretentiously

    "he showed off his new sports car"

Wiktionary

  1. swanknoun

    A fashionably elegant person.

    He's such a swank.

    Etymology: Perhaps from swanky, or perhaps from an root, related to the swank and the swanken, modern schwanken ("to sway").

  2. swanknoun

    Ostentation.

    The parvenu was full of swank.

    Etymology: Perhaps from swanky, or perhaps from an root, related to the swank and the swanken, modern schwanken ("to sway").

  3. swankverb

    To swagger, to show off.

    Looks like she's going to swank in, flashing her diamonds, then swan out to another party.

    Etymology: Perhaps from swanky, or perhaps from an root, related to the swank and the swanken, modern schwanken ("to sway").

  4. swankadjective

    Fashionably elegant.

    I went to a swank party last night.

    Etymology: Perhaps from swanky, or perhaps from an root, related to the swank and the swanken, modern schwanken ("to sway").

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swank

    of Swink

Freebase

  1. Swank

    Swank is a pornographic magazine published in the United States. It includes hardcore sex, such as the use of sex toys, lesbian sex, and sexual intercourse between men and women. There are also a series of DVDs and an official website produced under the Swank name.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Swank

    swangk, adj. (Scot.) slender, pliant: agile, supple—also Swank′ing.—n. Swank′y, an active fellow. [A.S. swancor, pliant; Ger. schwank.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swank in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swank in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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