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VERB (1)

1. to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others;
- Example: "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house"
[syn: tittup, swagger, ruffle, prance, strut, sashay, cock]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tittup \Tit"tup\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Tittupedor Tittupped; p. pr. & vb. n. Tittuping or Tittupping.] [Written also titup.] [Cf. Teeter.] To behave or move in a lively or restless manner, as an impatient horse; to caper; to prance; to frisk. --Kipling. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tittup \Tit"tup\, n. The act of tittuping; lively, gay, or restless behavior or gait; a prance or caper. [Written also titup.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

tittup v 1: to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others; "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house" [syn: tittup, swagger, ruffle, prance, strut, sashay, cock]