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Noun
A way of standing or sitting, especially in order to be photographed, painted, or drawn
“He's photographed in a graceful pose of dance, his facial expression and gesticulations unmistakably feminine.”
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A particular way of behaving, especially to impress or to give a false impression
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“When you don't know what you're doing, it's usually best to adopt the pose of masterful inactivity and do nothing.”
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A common cold (illness)
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Land unit measurement
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A habitual gesture or way of speaking or behaving
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A firmly held opinion
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To assume a particular position, especially in order to be photographed, painted, or drawn
“I asked her to pose with her eyes open and to look at me, while my vivid, colored pencils moved across the paper.”
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To place in a particular position or arrangement, for the sake of effect
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Pose the items neatly in a presentable manner before taking a photo to use for your listing.”
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To behave affectedly, especially in order to impress others
“They could not endure that this neutral land should arrogantly pose as a global power.”
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To put forward for consideration
“We, the electorate, now have the opportunity to pose questions and raise the political debate on this issue.”
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To lead to a possible, and typically undesirable, outcome or state
“Therapists often have a duty to warn and protect in cases of clients who may pose a danger to others.”
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To confound or perplex someone
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Pose him with a question, and he would laboriously advance reasons for and against in his swollen-throated, rather difficult, speech.”
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To conceal or disguise one's true feelings or beliefs
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To demonstrate through discourse or discussion
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To advise as the best course or choice
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To move to or place in a particular position
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To (excessively) boast about one's accomplishments, qualities, or possessions
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Pose, put on airs
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To display for others to see, especially in regard to wearing clothing
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Assume the existence of
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Bring to light
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To convey or express in a particular way or manner
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