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pose definition

[ pəuz ]   Pronunciation:
Use "pose" in a sentence
  • a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display
    Synonyms: affectation, mannerism, affectedness,

  • affected manners intended to impress others; "don''t put on airs with me"
    Synonyms: airs,

  • a posture assumed by models for photographic or artistic purposes

  • Verb
  • be a mystery or bewildering to; "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don''t know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"
    Synonyms: perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound,

  • pretend to be someone you are not; sometimes with fraudulent intentions; "She posed as the Czar''s daughter"
    Synonyms: impersonate, personate,

  • put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
    Synonyms: put, set, place, position, lay,

  • assume a posture as for artistic purposes; "We don''t know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
    Synonyms: model, sit, posture,

  • behave affectedly or unnaturally in order to impress others; "Don''t pay any attention to him--he is always posing to impress his peers!"; "She postured and made a total fool of herself"
    Synonyms: posture,

  • introduce; "This poses an interesting question"
    Synonyms: present,

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