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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Assumed or held a physical attitude, as for an artist's rendering

Usage examples (40)
  • Verb (used without object) : He likes to pose as an authority on literature. ,He seems to be posing in all his behavior. ,to pose for a painter
  • Verb (used with object) : to pose a group for a photograph. ,That poses a difficult problem
  • Noun : Her pose had a note of defiance in it. ,a pose cultivated by the upper classes. ,His liberalism is merely a pose
  • The place where I most often hear a false dilemma posed is on radio talk shows. for more
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