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Meaning of POSEUR

Pronunciation:  pow'zur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a person who habitually pretends to be something he is not
 

POSEUR is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: poser
 
 See Also: exhibitionist, poseuse, show-off

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Po`seur"\, n. masc.; pl. {Poseurs}, Poseuse \Po`seuse"\,
n. fem.; pl. {Poseuses}, [F.]
A person who poses or attitudizes, esp. mentally.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ape, attitudinarian, attitudinizer, blagueur, bluff, bluffer, charlatan, conformist, copier, copycat, copyist, counterfeiter, cuckoo, dissembler, dissimulator, echo, echoer, echoist, exhibitionist, fake, faker, forger, fourflusher, fraud, humbug, hypocrite, imitator, impersonator, impostor, malingerer, masquerader, mime, mimer, mimic, mimicker, mocker, mockingbird, monkey, mountebank, parrot, phony, plagiarist, poll-parrot, polly, polly-parrot, poser, posture maker, posturer, posturist, pretender, quack, quacksalver, quackster, ringer, saltimbanco, sham, shammer, sheep, show-off, simulator, striker of poses
 

 

 

 

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