To walk with a lofty, proud gait, and erect head; to walk with affected dignity.
The act of strutting; a pompous step or walk.
vb : to walk with a stiff proud gait
a proud stiff pompous gait
to walk with a lofty proud gait, often in an attempt to impress others; "He struts around like a rooster in a hen house"
Part of the courtship behavior to signal the male wants to mate with the female. The male walks near the female with some tail feathers fanned, others dragging on the ground. As he walk like this, he emits a low pitched noise.