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pos·er 1

 (pō′zər)
n.
1. One who poses.
2. A poseur.

pos·er 2

 (pō′zər)
n.
A baffling question or problem.

poser

(ˈpəʊzə)
n
1. a person who poses
2. informal a person who likes to be seen in trendsetting clothes in fashionable bars, discos, etc

poser

(ˈpəʊzə)
n
a baffling or insoluble question

pos•er1

(ˈpoʊ zər)

n.
a person who poses.
[1885–90]

pos•er2

(ˈpoʊ zər)

n.
a puzzling question or problem.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.poser - a person who habitually pretends to be something he is not
show-off, exhibitionist - someone who deliberately behaves in such a way as to attract attention
poseuse - a woman poseur
2.poser - a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptorposer - a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor; "the president didn't have time to be a model so the artist worked from photos"
artist's model, sitter - a person who poses for a painter or sculptor
assistant, helper, help, supporter - a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "my invaluable assistant"; "they hired additional help to finish the work"
dressmaker's model - someone who models dresses
photographer's model - a model who poses for photographers
3.poser - a particularly difficult or baffling question or problemposer - a particularly difficult or baffling question or problem
problem - a question raised for consideration or solution; "our homework consisted of ten problems to solve"

poser

noun puzzle, problem, question, riddle, enigma, conundrum, teaser, tough one, vexed question, brain-teaser (informal), knotty point Here's a little poser for you.
Translations

poser

[ˈpəʊzəʳ] N
1. (= problem) → problema m or pregunta f difícil
2. (= person) = poseur

poser

[ˈpəʊzər] n
(= person) (pejorative)poseur/euse m/f
(= problem) → colle f

poser

n
(= person)Angeber(in) m(f)
(inf: = difficult problem or question) → harte Nuss (inf)

poser

[ˈpəʊzəʳ] (fam) n (problem) → domanda difficile (pej) (person) → posatore/trice
References in classic literature ?
He carried his black kid gloves IN his hands, and not ON them; and as he spoke, thrust his wrists beneath his coat tails, with the air of a man who was in the habit of propounding some regular posers.
But let his questions not be troublesome; for that is fit for a poser.
Looked at close, it alters very considerably for the worse, and becomes, to speak the plain truth -- a Poser.
This was a poser for Robin, since he liked not the idea of staying over night at the Sheriff's house.
This being something in the nature of a poser for Podsnap, he merely waves it away with a speechless wave.
This was a poser, and they gave up the puzzle, though Jamie confided to Rose that he did not think he could live till Monday without knowing what this remarkable thing was.
In spite of his real ability, Bulwer was a poser and sentimentalist, characteristics for which he was vigorously ridiculed by Thackeray.
I was ready to cry and there the creature sat in front of me with an imbecile smile as much as to say 'here is a poser for you.
I must also admit here that mine was the only question of all the posers put forth on the occasion, and really I wondered if I were to be seen as the odd-man-out on the Palestine issue.
Posers usually copy profiles of people whom they felt had a "dream life".
Upon arrival in Vancouver in the early 1980s, the Posers became involved with the then recently-formed British Columbia Humanist Association, first as regular members, and later with Ernest serving on the Board of Directors.
He also states that celebrity posers don't know why they are singing the anthem.