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Another word for pose

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Verb
  1. To assume a particular position, as for a portrait

    See also:

    posture

  2. To assume an exaggerated or unnatural attitude or pose

    See also:

    posture

  3. To represent oneself in a given character or as other than what one is

    See also:

    honest

  4. To behave affectedly or insincerely or take on a false or misleading appearance of

    See also:

    true

    honest

  5. To state, as an idea, for consideration

    See also:

    offer

  6. To seek an answer to (a question)

    See also:

    ask

Noun
  1. The way in which one is placed or arranged

    See also:

    posture

  2. The way in which a person holds or carries his or her body

    See also:

    posture

  3. Artificial behavior adopted to impress others

    See also:

    true

    honest

Another word for pose

Verb
  1. To pretend

    See also:

    pretend

    act

  2. To assume a pose for a picture

    See also:

    model

Synonym Study

  • Airs is used of an affected pretense of superior manners and graces stop putting on airs See also syn. study at posture.
  • A mannerism is a peculiarity, as in behavior or speech, (often originally an affectation) that has become habitual and unconscious his mannerism of raising one eyebrow in surprise
  • Affectation is used of a specific piece of artificial behavior intended obviously to impress others an affectation of speech
  • Pose refers to an attitude or manner that is assumed for the effect that it will have on others her generosity is a mere pose