photography The act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait).
Moby betekeniswoordenboek: acting, affectation, aping, appearance, attitudinarianism, attitudinizing, bluff, bluffing, characterization, cheating, color, coloring, deception, delusion, disguise, dissemblance, dissembling, dissimulation, dumb show, embodiment ... meer laten zien.
Affected manners intended to impress others.
Pools: maniera, poza, maska
A posture assumed by models for photographic or artistic purposes.
A deliberate pretense or exaggerated display.
Nederlands: aanstellerij, ik ben ..., maniërisme
Pools: maniera, manieryzm
— This poses an interesting question.
Assume a posture as for artistic purposes:
— We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often.
Pretend to be someone you are not; sometimes with fraudulent intentions:
— She posed as the Czar's daughter.
Behave affectedly or unnaturally in order to impress others.
Put into a certain place or abstract location.
Nederlands: brengen, neerzetten, plaatsen, stellen, zetten
Be a mystery or bewildering to.
Roget 704: be difficult etc. adj.; run one hard, go against the grain, try one's patience, put one out; put to one's shifts, put to one's wit's end; go hard with one, try one; pose, perplex etc. ... meer laten zien
Roget 475: be uncertain etc. adj.; wonder whether. lose the clue, lose the clew, scent; miss one's way. not know what to make of etc. (unintelligibility) 519, not know which way to turn, not know whether one stands on one s head or one's not know whether one stands on one s head or one's heels; ... meer laten zien
Nederlands: verbluffen, verlegenheid, verstomd doen staan
Moby betekeniswoordenboek: act, acting, action, actions, activity, acts, address, advance, affectation, affectedness, air, airs, appearance, arrange, ask, assert, attitude, attitudinarianism, attitudinize, attitudinizing ... meer laten zien.
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