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poses

verb (1)
present tense third-person singular of pose

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(Entry 1 of 3)

to set before the mind for consideration
  • posed an interesting question for the visiting astronomer

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poses

verb (2)
present tense third-person singular of pose

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poses

noun
plural of pose

Synonyms & Antonyms of poses (Entry 3 of 3)

a display of emotion or behavior that is insincere or intended to deceive
  • my cheerfulness was just a pose, for I was feeling miserable

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“Poses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/poses. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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