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Panache, n.

Pronunciation: pəˈnaSH, pəˈnäSH

Meaning: Flamboyant confidence of style or manner.


  • The line uttered by Clint Eastwood’s character in describing John Malkovich’s character was: “Oh, he’ll call again. He’s got, uh, panache.”
  • He entertained Palm Springs society with great panache.
  • It was a demanding role, but he carried it off with tremendous panache.

Ara Norwood is a multi-faceted and results-oriented professional. Spanning a multiplicity of disciplines including leadership, management, innovation, strategy, service, sales, business ethics, and entrepreneurship. Ara is also a historian, having special expertise on the era of the founding of our republic.
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