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to wield boldly and dramatically

to make a public and usually ostentatious show of

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the act of waving

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move or swing back and forth

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exhibit aggressively

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TWO masked men brandishing hand-guns threatened staff at a Coventry off-licence and stole pounds 400.
Who gave permission to the RSS people to take out processions in the cities brandishing guns and swords," asked Abdullah.
Pearce was recognised as being the shoplifter and police went to his home where officers were confronted by Pearce brandishing a kitchen knife, said prosecutor Richard Parsell.
The youth brandishing the metal bar wore a black, hooded fleece jacket with the hood pulled up.
New Delhi [India], Oct 16 ( ANI ): The Delhi Police on Tuesday issued a Look Out Circular (LOC) against Ashish Pandey, son of former Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Member of Parliament Rakesh Pandey, for allegedly brandishing a gun outside a five-star hotel in the capital city.
He claimed he was forced to take part after running up a drugs debt with Teesside crooks, and denied brandishing an iron bar.
25 ( ANI ): Rajput community on Thursday protested against film Padmaavat in Bihar's Muzaffarpur by brandishing swords.
It was just a few minutes later, she said, on the A66 dual carriageway the defendants, followed by two men on a motorcycle, pulled up to confront their pursuers - the pillion passenger on the bike brandishing a knife.
13 (ANI): A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader on Wednesday apologised for brandishing AK-47 rifle in a photograph.
"It involved brandishing knives and you have previous convictions involving knives.You have a significant record but I accept that the majority of your offending was some time ago."
An arrest warrant has been issued for a person who published a video clip of a child brandishing a dagger while making threats and insulting education.
He entered the home brandishing a butcher knife while repeating "they are going to kill me," authorities said.
Summary: Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], July 11 (ANI): BJP's Uttarakhand state in-charge Shyam Jaju recommended the Central leadership of the party to permanently suspend BJP MLA Kunwar Pranav Singh Champion who was earlier seen brandishing a gun in a viral video.
"A man entered the store brandishing what was thought to be a gun, before making off with cash.
A BOY who was found wandering around a town centre brandishing a kitchen knife has been arrested by police.