posey

[ poh-zee ]
/ ˈpoʊ zi /
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adjective Informal.

characteristic of or being a poser, especially in being trendy or fashionable in a superficial way.

Nearby words

  1. pose,
  2. poseidon,
  3. posen,
  4. poser,
  5. poseur,
  6. posh,
  7. posho,
  8. posigrade rocket,
  9. posit,
  10. positif

Sometimes pos·er·ish [poh-zer-ish] /ˈpoʊ zər ɪʃ/.

Origin of posey


Can be confusedpoesy posey posy

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British Dictionary definitions for posey

posey

poserish (ˈpəʊzərɪʃ)

/ (ˈpəʊzɪ) /

adjective

informal (of a place) for, characteristic of, or full of posers; affectedly trendy
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