What does posturing mean?

Definitions for posturing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word posturing.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. posturing(noun)

    adopting a vain conceited posture


  1. posturing(Noun)

    The assumption of an exaggerated pose or attitude.

  2. posturing(Noun)

    The behaviour of some birds as a means of signalling etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Posturing

    of Posture

Anagrams for posturing »

  1. outspring

  2. sprouting


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of posturing in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of posturing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wendell Gilliard:

    There's going to be some political posturing and grandstanding.

  2. Energy Ernest Moniz:

    It was very clear that we were there to solve problems, it was not about posturing.

  3. Jim Paulsen:

    It's mostly posturing ahead of the Fed, i think the (stock) market is going to have trouble with interest rates the rest of the year.

  4. Michael Michaelides:

    Markets think we've seen this story before. People have got used to these kind of headlines. A lot of it is posturing and speaking to their own constituencies, most people think there will be a deal, although it's definitely not one way.

  5. Errol Louis:

    He understands political posturing, he understands the effectiveness of rhetoric, he clearly wants to play a role on the national stage. I guess he has chosen the role of bulldog -- go after the president, attack him, make wild accusations.

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