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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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45pm, a man again entered the store brandishing a knife and then fled the scene with a quantity of cash.
25 ( ANI ): Rajput community on Thursday protested against film Padmaavat in Bihar's Muzaffarpur by brandishing swords.
30am that two men were assaulted by men brandishing weapons and both received head injuries due to the attack.
In his left hand he held a penknife and once he realised police was at the scene he began to swear, brandishing the knife.
Appearing from custody, McLachlan, of Vale of Leven, admitted having a knife, shouting, swearing and brandishing the knife at a 13-year-old girl last October.
Brandishing a knife in a public place in these circumstances was a foolish thing to do.
A MAN was arrested after allegedly brandishing a fake gun in a city street.
He added: "You were brandishing it in a way clearly intended it would frighten and intimidate your victim.
KARACHI -- Director General (DG), Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, Major General Rizwan Akhtar has taken serious notice of the double cabin vehicles with armed persons brandishing weapons in civvies, such vehicles are found on the streets of Karachi, harassing common citizens.
Justin Cobb, whose address was unavailable, also faces one count of brandishing a firearm during a crime of violence, according to an indictment filed in U.
But the next morning a mum-of-three was sent a harrowing picture - apparently taken at the park at about 6pm the previous day, showing a man brandishing an automatic gun.
Manama: A Saudi court has sentenced three young men to spend time in jail and to be lashed for brandishing a gun in public.
Three men brandishing a revolver and a hand grenade took P1.
The second was white, around 30, 5'7, medium build, wearing a light coloured hooded top and brandishing a chefs type knife.
In the coastal Chouf town of Jiyyeh, two masked men in a dark-colored vehicle entered a swimming club brandishing a pistol and a hunting rifle, stealing an unspecified sum of money from Ali Zaghal Badawi.