What does swashbuckler mean?

Definitions for swashbuckler
swash·buck·ler

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. daredevil, madcap, hothead, swashbuckler, lunatic, harum-scarum(noun)

    a reckless impetuous irresponsible person

Wiktionary

  1. swashbuckler(Noun)

    A swordsman or fencer, that engages in showy or extravagant sword play.

  2. swashbuckler(Noun)

    A daring adventurer.

  3. swashbuckler(Noun)

    A kind of period adventure story with flashy action and lighthearted tone.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swashbuckler(noun)

    a bully or braggadocio; a swaggering, boastful fellow; a swaggerer

Freebase

  1. Swashbuckler

    Swashbuckler is a term that emerged in the 16th century and has been used for rough, noisy and boastful swordsmen ever since. A possible explanation for this term is that it derives from a fighting style using a side-sword with a buckler in the off-hand, which was applied with much "swashing and making a noise on the buckler". Later the name "swashbuckler" became common for an archetype and the accordant special film genre.

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How to say swashbuckler in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swashbuckler in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swashbuckler in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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