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See definition of posturing on Dictionary.com
  • as incamp
  • as inacting
  • as inpose
  • as inpretense

synonyms for posturing

  • affected
  • arch
  • avant-garde
  • in
  • mod
  • pop
  • wild
  • Daliesque
  • artificial
  • far-out
  • mannered
  • ostentatious
See also synonyms for: posturings
  • assuming
  • characterization
  • depiction
  • dramatics
  • enacting
  • enactment
  • feigning
  • hamming
  • histrionics
  • imitating
  • imitation
  • impersonation
  • improvisation
  • mime
  • mimicry
  • pantomime
  • performance
  • playing
  • portrayal
  • portraying
  • posing
  • pretending
  • pretense
  • putting
  • rendition
  • seeming
  • stagecraft
  • stooging
  • theatre
  • theatricals
  • showing off
  • mannerism
  • mien
  • posture
  • act
  • affectation
  • air
  • attitude
  • bearing
  • carriage
  • facade
  • fake
  • front
  • guise
  • masquerade
  • pretense
  • pretension
  • role
  • stance
  • stand
  • false show
  • positure

antonyms for posturing

MOST RELEVANT
  • approved
  • boring
  • common
  • customary
  • normal
  • ordinary
  • standard
    • honesty
    • reality
    • truth
    • movement
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    How to use posturing in a sentence

    In between the razzle-dazzle of his card tricks and puzzles, he explained why it’s crucial to read the audience’s posture, hand positions, and gestures when delivering a presentation.
    THE SECRET TO BETTER ZOOM CALLS IS ZOOMING OUTANNE QUITOOCTOBER 26, 2020QUARTZ
    While the cerebrum is responsible for higher cognitive functions like vision, hearing, and thinking, the cerebellum integrates sensory data and governs movement, balance, and posture.
    HOW GIVING ROBOTS A HYBRID, HUMAN-LIKE ‘BRAIN’ CAN MAKE THEM SMARTEREDD GENTOCTOBER 26, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
    Today my posture is better than it has ever been—and feels better—all day long.
    RUNNING IS THE BEST STRATEGY FOR STAYING PRODUCTIVE WHILE WFHGEOFFREY COLVINOCTOBER 25, 2020FORTUNE
    I also noted their postures, their proximity to one another, and which way they were looking at every moment.
    FORGET EVERYTHING YOU KNOW ABOUT YOUR DOG (EP. 436)STEPHEN J. DUBNEROCTOBER 22, 2020FREAKONOMICS
    It’s unclear what effect that shortage would have on future rates, because the Fed might take more extraordinary measures to hold its benchmark artificially low, a posture that could depress yields on all bonds.
    THE BIGGEST ECONOMIC THREAT FACING THE NEXT ADMINISTRATION: A WEAK DOLLARSHAWN TULLYOCTOBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
    Even if the whole school is obliged to attend the club-swinging and posturing and the other nonsense, little good is done.
    ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
    The classical posturing which still lingered, a disturbing element, in the Plague picture, has been put aside 212 completely.
    THE HISTORY OF MODERN PAINTING, VOLUME 1 (OF 4)RICHARD MUTHER
    Remember that while you're posturing in your little hour of glory on Athena and Earth.
    SPACE PRISONTOM GODWIN
    To exhibit it posturing, writhing, and gasping in mere hysteria is to lower it beneath the standard of wholesome and worthy art.
    BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
    The sequel to this heroic posturing of the chief magistrate is one of the most humiliating chapters in American politics.
    A SHORT LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLNJOHN G. NICOLAY
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO POSTURING

    • assuming
    • characterization
    • depiction
    • dramatics
    • enacting
    • enactment
    • feigning
    • hamming
    • histrionics
    • imitating
    • imitation
    • impersonation
    • improvisation
    • mime
    • mimicry
    • pantomime
    • performance
    • playing
    • portrayal
    • portraying
    • posing
    • posturing
    • pretending
    • pretense
    • putting
    • rendition
    • seeming
    • showing off
    • stagecraft
    • stooging
    • theatre
    • theatricals
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