• Posed Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Firm; determined; fixed.
  2. (imp. & p. p.) of Pose

• Pose Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A cold in the head; catarrh.
  2. (v. i.) To assume and maintain a studied attitude, with studied arrangement of drapery; to strike an attitude; to attitudinize; figuratively, to assume or affect a certain character; as, she poses as a prude.
  3. (v. t.) To interrogate; to question.
  4. (v. t.) To place in an attitude or fixed position, for the sake of effect; to arrange the posture and drapery of (a person) in a studied manner; as, to pose a model for a picture; to pose a sitter for a portrait.
  5. (a.) Standing still, with all the feet on the ground; -- said of the attitude of a lion, horse, or other beast.
  6. (v. t.) To question with a view to puzzling; to embarrass by questioning or scrutiny; to bring to a stand.
  7. (v. t.) The attitude or position of a person; the position of the body or of any member of the body; especially, a position formally assumed for the sake of effect; an artificial position; as, the pose of an actor; the pose of an artists model or of a statue.

Affectation, Amaze, Baffle, Beat, Bewilder, Get, Gravel, Impersonate, Lay, Mannerism, Model, Mystify, Nonplus, Perplex, Personate, Place, Position, Posture, Present, Put, Puzzle, Set, Sit, Stupefy, Vex,