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Swag

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Meaning 1 Boasting about one's skills or style
Popularity
4.5 (2 Votes)
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Description Often used to brag about a person's sense of style or skills; derived from "swagger" and was made popular by Hip-Hop culture; used profusely on Twitter and is usually preceded by a hashtag (#).

Because of its popularity, there has been backlash causing many to use it for ironic or mocking purposes.
Example
"Yo, that dude's got so much swag, it's not even fair."
"Nah, he's lame he just rips off other people's looks."
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Common Uses Pop CultureSocial Media
Updated: July 31, 2013
Meaning 2 Free stuff
Popularity
3.0 (1 Vote)
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Description A term used to describe free items given away and trade shows and conventions; especially popular at technology conferences; typical items include pens, notepads, stress balls, and t-shirts.
Example
"How was CES?"
"Pretty good, plus I picked up a lot of swag."
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Common Uses General (Online and Offline)
Updated: October 7, 2013
Meaning 3 Scientific wild a** guessCensoredCensored
Popularity
2.0 (1 Vote)
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Description A project management and military term that refers to an estimate given at a moment's notice, or "off the cuff;" uses the term "scientific" jokingly since there typically is little thought given to the estimate; also seen as "Sophisticated wild a** guess" and "Simple wild a** guess."
Example
"He gave me a SWAG for the project, but said he'd provide a more thorough estimate by COB Friday."
Common Uses General (Online and Offline)
Updated: March 25, 2011
sux - Sucks
sw - Software
SWA - So what a**
SWAG - Boasting about one's skills or style
SWAK - Sealed with a kiss
SWALK - Sealed with a loving kiss
Swammie - Firearm