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synonyms for poseur

  • hypocrite
  • imposter
  • mimic
  • pretender
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How to use poseur in a sentence

The boxer with the moniker “Money” grasped that going a few rounds with this pugilistic poseur would deliver a Brinks truck of cash to his bank account.
FLOYD MAYWEATHER’S FAILURE TO KNOCK OUT LOGAN PAUL IS SADGORDON MARINOJUNE 7, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
On the other hand, those of us who bow before the pantheon of warriors such as Ali, Frazier, Holmes, and the late Marvin Hagler, find it appalling to see pugilistic poseurs snatching their immense payouts and attention.
JAKE PAUL HAS BROUGHT THE SPORT OF BOXING TO ITS ‘LOWEST POINT’GORDON MARINOAPRIL 26, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
We find Wilkes as a poseur on literature in one of these entertaining letters to “dearest Polly.”
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
It is an awful thing when a poseur ceases to pose, when an egoist becomes a human being.
THE ROMANCE OF HIS LIFEMARY CHOLMONDELEY
Poet and poseur he was, the strangest combination ever seen in man.
THE DAFFODIL MYSTERYEDGAR WALLACE
The peculiar charm of these Letters is that they are so evidently private; there is nothing of the poseur about them.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 93, OCTOBER 15TH 1887VARIOUS
And Whistler, he declared, was a "poseur" and the picture "a colossal piece of pyramidal impudence."
THE LIFE OF JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLERELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
A poseur she undoubtedly was, but affectation had already become a more or less natural trait in her, a sort of second nature.
THE ENEMIES OF WOMENVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
She rightly guessed that this was no poseur trying to make an impression and gain her confidence.
THE LION AND THE MOUSECHARLES KLEIN
There is the futurist, post-impressionist poseur who more than half believes in his own pose.
GREENWICH VILLAGEANNA ALICE CHAPIN
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WORDS RELATED TO POSEUR

  • hypocrite
  • imposter
  • mimic
  • poseur
  • pretender
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.