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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A woman who habitually pretends to be something she is not

Usage examples (7)
  • Why should she accept such a favor at the hands of this poseuse?
  • Arina Stassinopoulos Huffington IS a flake, a poseuse AND an attention-seeking diva.
  • How often the woman or man with a God-given sense of the beautiful, the fitting, harmony between costume and setting, is described as poseur or poseuse by those who lack...
  • Yes, I am a privileged poseur (poseuse?) because my parents steeped me in music from well before day 1 and I learned three instruments (good at piano, so-so at fiddle,... for more
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