Definitions for poserˈpoʊ zər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pos•erˈpoʊ zər(n.)

  1. a person who poses.

Origin of poser:

1885–90

pos•erˈpoʊ zər(n.)

  1. a puzzling question or problem.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. poseur, poser(noun)

    a person who habitually pretends to be something he is not

  2. model, poser(noun)

    a person who poses for a photographer or painter or sculptor

    "the president didn't have time to be a model so the artist worked from photos"

  3. poser, stumper, toughie, sticker(noun)

    a particularly difficult or baffling question or problem

Wiktionary

  1. poser(Noun)

    A particularly difficult question or puzzle.

  2. poser(Noun)

    Someone who, or something which, poses; a person who sets their body in a fixed position, such as for photography or painting.

  3. poser(Noun)

    A poseur; someone who affects some behaviour, style, attitude or other condition, often to impress or influence others

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poser(noun)

    one who, or that which, puzzles; a difficult or inexplicable question or fact

Freebase

  1. Poser

    Poser is a 3D CGI rendering and animation computer program optimized for models that depict the human figure in three-dimensional form, mostly used to pose and animate the figures in a similar way as a mannequin. The program has gained popularity due to allowing beginners to produce basic animations and digital images, and the extensive availability of third-party digital models.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. poser

    [from French poseur] A wannabee; not hacker slang, but used among crackers, phreaks and warez d00dz. Not as negative as lamer or leech. Probably derives from a similar usage among punk-rockers and metalheads, putting down those who “talk the talk but don't walk the walk”.


Translations for poser

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

lay(verb)

to place, set or put (down), often carefully

She laid the clothes in a drawer / on a chair; He laid down his pencil; She laid her report before the committee.

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