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

synonyms for posturings

  • mannerism
  • mien
  • posture
  • act
  • affectation
  • air
  • attitude
  • bearing
  • carriage
  • facade
  • fake
  • front
  • guise
  • masquerade
  • posturing
  • pretense
  • pretension
  • role
  • stance
  • stand
  • false show
  • positure

antonyms for posturings

MOST RELEVANT
  • honesty
  • reality
  • truth
  • movement
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    How to use posturings in a sentence

    The English censor did not, or would not, see the lesson it taught; he saw only the posturings and the language, and was alarmed.
    THE ENGLISH STAGEAUGUSTIN FILON
    Love and joy and pleasure, pain and hate and death—how could they be simulated by pirouettings, posings and posturings?
    THE RUSSIAN BALLETELLEN TERRY
    Their artificial interpretations, their divisions and sub-divisions, their attitudes and posturings were parodied and caricatured.
    THE CRADLE OF THE CHRISTOCTAVIUS BROOKS FROTHINGHAM
    I don't care to see any of your blamed posturings, don't flatter yourself.
    THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
    However that may be, our bird does indulge in actions and posturings which look very much like courtship.
    LIFE HISTORIES OF NORTH AMERICAN SHORE BIRDS, PART 1 (OF 2)ARTHUR CLEVELAND BENT
    There is no book on woman by a man that is not a stupendous compendium of posturings and imbecilities.
    IN DEFENSE OF WOMENH. L. MENCKEN
    And that something of the divine about her dancing smote Fiorsen through all the sheer imbecility of her posturings.
    BEYONDJOHN GALSWORTHY
    The odd and peculiar actions of birds, their dances, struts, and posturings are all expressions of their emotions.
    BIRDS AND ALL NATURE, VOL. III, NO. 3, MARCH 1898VARIOUS
    He mistakes their cringings, posturings and compliments for the approval of mankind.
    CAESAR'S COLUMNIGNATIUS DONNELLY
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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