1. Affected manners intended to impress others (synset 104795239)
    "don't put on airs with me"
  2. A posture assumed by models for photographic or artistic purposes (synset 105088507)
  3. A deliberate pretense or exaggerated display (synset 100757016)
  1. Introduce (synset 202728538)
    "This poses an interesting question"
  2. Assume a posture as for artistic purposes (synset 202147248)
    "We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often"
  3. Pretend to be someone you are not;
    Sometimes with fraudulent intentions (synset 200838967)
    "She posed as the Czar's daughter"
  4. Behave affectedly or unnaturally in order to impress others (synset 202524849)
    "Don't pay any attention to him--he is always posing to impress his peers!"; "She postured and made a total fool of herself"
  5. Put into a certain place or abstract location (synset 201496967)
    "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
  6. Be a mystery or bewildering to (synset 200624056)
    "This beats me!"; "Got me--I don't know the answer!"; "a vexing problem"; "This question really stuck me"

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