Word:

Strut

v. t.1.To swell; to bulge out.
[imp. & p. p. Strutted ; p. pr. & vb. n. Strutting.]
The bellying canvas strutted with the gale.
- Dryden.
2.To walk with a lofty, proud gait, and erect head; to walk with affected dignity.
Does he not hold up his head, . . . and strut in his gait?
- Shak.
n.1.The act of strutting; a pompous step or walk.
2.(Arch.) In general, any piece of a frame which resists thrust or pressure in the direction of its own length. See Brace, and Illust. of Frame, and Roof.
3.(Engin.) Any part of a machine or structure, of which the principal function is to hold things apart; a brace subjected to compressive stress; - the opposite of stay, and tie.
v. t.1.To hold apart. Cf. Strut, n., 3.
a.1.Protuberant.
2.(Zool.) Struthious.
Noun1.Strutstrut - a proud stiff pompous gait
Synonyms: prance, swagger
2.strut - brace consisting of a bar or rod used to resist longitudinal compression
Verb1.strut - to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others; "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house"
amble, barge, bounce, bowl along, brave show, bundle, clump, drag, droop, flaunt, flounce, foot, footslog, gait, gallop, halt, hippety-hop, hitch, hobble, hop, jog, jolt, jump, limp, lock step, lumber, lunge, lurch, mince, mincing steps, pace, paddle, parade, peacock, peacockery, peacockishness, peg, piaffe, piaffer, plod, prance, prink, promenade, rack, roll, sashay, saunter, scuff, scuffle, scuttle, shamble, shuffle, sidle, single-foot, skip, slink, slither, slog, slouch, slowness, stagger, stalk, stamp, step, stomp, straddle, straggle, stride, stroll, strolling gait, strutting, stump, swagger, swaggering, swank, swash, swashbuckle, swashbucklering, swashbucklery, swashbuckling, swing, tittup, toddle, totter, traipse, tread, trip, trot, trudge, velocity, waddle, walk, wamble, wiggle, wobble
Browse
Struggler
struggling
Strull
Strum
Struma
Strumatic
Strumose
Strumous
Strumousness
Strumpet
Strumstrum
Strung
strung-out
Strunt
Struntian
Struse
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Struthio
Struthio camelus
Struthioidea
struthiomimus
Struthiones
Struthionidae
Struthioniformes
Struthionine
Struthious
Strutter
Strutting
Struvite
struvite stone
Strychnia
Strychnic
Strychnine
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