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pose 1

v. posed, pos·ing, pos·es
1. To set forth in words for consideration; propound: pose a question. See Synonyms at propose.
2. To present or constitute: a crisis that posed a threat to the country's stability.
3. To place (a model, for example) in a specific position.
1. To assume or hold a particular position or posture, as in sitting for a portrait.
2. To represent oneself falsely; pretend to be other than what one is: conmen posing as police officers.
a. A bodily attitude or position, such as one assumed for an artist or a photographer. See Synonyms at posture.
b. In yoga, an asana.
2. A studied or artificial manner or attitude, often assumed in an attempt to impress or deceive others. See Synonyms at affectation.

[Middle English posen, to place, from Old French poser, from Vulgar Latin *pausāre, from Late Latin pausāre, to rest, from Latin pausa, pause; see pause.]

pos′a·ble adj.

pose 2

tr.v. posed, pos·ing, pos·es Archaic
To puzzle, confuse, or baffle.

[Short for appose, to examine closely (from Middle English apposen, alteration of opposen; see oppose) and from French poser, to assume (obsolete) (from Old French; see pose1).]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.posed - arranged for pictorial purposes
unposed - not arranged for pictorial purposes; "unposed photographs"


adj photogestellt
References in classic literature ?
She could have posed as a model for the self-respecting working girl of the best type.
com) Inquisitr reported Kendall may have channeled Upton's look when she posed topless for "Love" magazine, by donning on a fur hood.
The 24-year-old singer has posed in seven different outfits on seven different front covers of Complex magazine's February/March 2013 issue, the Sun reported.
In her latest display, she donned a stunning gold strapless dress and posed with group of sailors before a party on rap idol P Diddy's yacht.
She said: "A couple of weeks ago I posed in a swimming costume, and I guess they weren't happy with it.
1 : to hold or cause to hold a special position of the body <Everyone posed for the photo.
The diversity and the complexity of the problems are indicators of the quality of the problems posed.
She posed for Playboy and for other men's magazines carrying titles like Eyeball, Escapade and Wink.
I myself posed some weeks ago as it is such a good cause.
Problems with surplus information posed by Christine are presented below.
That was the question posed by a June conference at the American Enterprise Institute on "The New Neuromorality.
Geological Survey (USGS) ranks the threats posed by the nation's volcanoes, identifies gaps in monitoring at and around those peaks, and proposes a comprehensive early-warning system for volcanic unrest and eruptions.