unposed

adjective
un·​posed | \ ˌən-ˈpōzd How to pronounce unposed (audio) \

Definition of unposed

: not posed an unposed question an unposed photograph

Examples of unposed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web So here, enjoy this totally candid and unposed image. Rebecca Norris, Country Living, "Erin Napier Announced That She's Turning Off Her Instagram Comments Until 2021," 13 July 2020 Like Kim Kardashian‘s naked selfies or totally unplanned, unposed photos of stars looking hot while doing ordinary things, the thirst trap is, in some ways, our version of modern art. Andrea Wurzburger, PEOPLE.com, "Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Wahlberg and More Celebs Who Won't Let Social Distancing Get in the Way of Posting Thirst Traps," 7 Apr. 2020 In the wedding portrait, photographer Chris Allerton captured an unposed moment of Meghan and Harry following their fairy tale ceremony at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle. Joelle Goldstein, PEOPLE.com, "Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Wish Their Followers Happy Thanksgiving: 'From Our Family to Yours'," 28 Nov. 2019 In this unposed scene, 13 faces are fully or partially visible in the crowded tableau. Aamer Madhani, Twin Cities, "Situation Room: 2 photos capture vastly different presidents," 27 Oct. 2019 In this unposed scene, 13 faces are fully or partially visible in the crowded tableau. Washington Post, "Situation Room: 2 photos capture vastly different presidents," 27 Oct. 2019 In one of the most iconic images by the pioneering photographer Robert Frank, passengers peer out from a trolley in New Orleans, their expressions vivid and unposed. Brigit Katz, Smithsonian, "Photographer Robert Frank, Who Exposed the Alienation and Heartbreak of America, Dies at 94," 10 Sep. 2019 The seventeen-year-old musician Billie Eilish has one of the bestselling records in the country right now, and an Instagram full of unposed photos in baggy clothing. Taylor Lorenz, The Atlantic, "Emma Chamberlain and the Rise of the Relatable YouTuber," 3 July 2019

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First Known Use of unposed

1892, in the meaning defined above

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“Unposed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unposed. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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