American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. One who poses.
- n. A poseur.
- n. A baffling question or problem.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who poses or puts questions; one who questions or interrogates closely; an examiner.
- n. A question that poses or puzzles; a puzzling or difficult question or matter.
- n. UK A particularly difficult question or puzzle.
- n. Someone who, or something which, poses; a person who sets their body in a fixed position, such as for photography or painting.
- n. pejorative, slang A poseur; someone who affects some behaviour, style, attitude or other condition, often to impress or influence others
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. One who, or that which, puzzles; a difficult or inexplicable question or fact.
- n. a particularly difficult or baffling question or problem
- n. a person who habitually pretends to be something he is not
- n. a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor
“They are what I call poser motorcycle accident lawyers and they are all over the place.”
“The initial poser is how a individual tellurian brain learns to read.”
“More evidence that the new poser is really just the old poser ….”
“Another good question came from the audience in the form of this poser: is the social net phenomenon predicting what is already happening to us on our mobile phones (was Facebook the peak?) or [in the words of the song] is this just the beginning?”
“That is what you call a poser, my dear Timothy, but I cannot help myself: this I can safely say, that I have no animosity against Mr”
“That is what you call a poser, my dear Timothy, but I cannot help myself; this I can safely say, that I have no animosity against Mr”
“Hmm. I actually can't remember how we arrived at "Life As A Poser", but part of the reason we chose it was the double meaning of "poser" - Eva, the main character, is a poser in both senses of the word: she's an aspiring model/actress who literally poses for a living and she's a naïve, small-town girl who doesn't fit in with the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, so she's faking it (a poseur).”
“... and everyone knows that a poser is just one letter away from a loser ...”
“Folks, it’s the sound of a populace that is saying not only no, but h** no to the designs of those who think that now they are in poser, they can “re-make” America.”
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