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Frank J. Wilstach, comp. A Dictionary of Similes. 1916.


Strut like a new church warden.
—Thomas Adams

Struts like a cock o’ the walk.

Strut like a peacock.

Struts like a Thespian.

Strutted through hell, and pushed the devils by,
Like a magnifico of Venice.
—George H. Boker

Strutting like a turkey cock.
—Henry Fielding

Struts like a juggler.
—John Ford

Struts like a crow.
—Tobias Smollett