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poseur

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disapproving a person who dresses or behaves in a deceptive way that is meant to impress other people

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The first known use of poseur was in 1869

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“Poseur.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/poseur. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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