flounce


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to walk with exaggerated or unnatural motions expressive of self-importance or self-display

Synonyms for flounce

a strip of pleated material used as a decoration or a trim

the act of walking with exaggerated jerky motions

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walk emphatically

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Fascinated by the Tunisian and the Egyptian revolutions that overthrew the two tyrannical regimes in the two countries, Libyan citizens and human rights activists decided to make the 5th memorandum of Benghazi flounce as an occasion to defend their rights and liberties.
Some believe the presence of a meniscal flounce on MR imaging results from laxity of the joint from ligamentous injury and distension of the joint capsule and internal structures by joint effusions.
HOLY SEE: With deep flounces and despite all-over spotting, this group of six albs realised pounds 264 in Bonhams
1/2 yard of contrasting lightweight denim for the yoke, flounce and strap
Romantic cues, likewise, are punched into viewers' consciousness: Priscilla and Ann-Margret flounce upon the scene as long as they're necessary, then conveniently disappear.
The era is convincingly re-created and there are plenty of opportunities for Knightley and co-star Kelly Macdonald to flounce around in showy costumes.
Thomas loved the flummery and flounce of ceremony, and saw the opportunity to cement Wales' place in the United Kingdom and confirm the hegemony of the Labour Party in the face of the nationalist threat.
Italian jacket with centre back flounce pounds 195 and Italian high-waisted pencil skirt with bow at back pounds 92.
And what about Nick's wild overreaction - protestations of "I'm not gay" followed by the queeniest flounce you'll ever see.
If there's one really bad spot, it's the Carmen melodrama, where unfortunate Peta Roby, adorned in a long red wig with two purple horns thrusting from it, is obliged to flounce around while two macho matador types battle for her favors to tango, rhumba and flamenco tempi, with a little Tchaikovsky thrown in.
Perhaps the point is, if dads flounce off in a huff, the dinner still gets made.
Ideal for anyone who likes a bit of a frill but not too much flounce.
A soft smolder, a sassy flounce of red ruffle thrown over the hips, a self-deprecating humor, followed one after the other.