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poser

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noun pos·er \ˈpō-zər\

Definition of poser

  1. :  a puzzling or baffling question



Origin and Etymology of poser

3pose


First Known Use: 1793


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poser

noun pos·er

Definition of poser

  1. :  a person who poses



Origin and Etymology of poser

1pose


First Known Use: 1888

Rhymes with poser


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