pose as

Definition of pose as

  1. :  to pretend to be (someone or something) in order to deceive people She posed as a student to get free admission to the museum. undercover cops posing as drug dealers

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to set forth or offer for attention or consideration

    :  to come to attention as :  present

    :  to put or set in place

  1. :  a sustained posture

    :  one assumed for artistic effect

    :  an attitude, role, or characteristic assumed for effect

  1. :  puzzle, baffle

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holding stubbornly to a belief or view

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