verb (used with object), pos·tured, pos·tur·ing.
verb (used without object), pos·tured, pos·tur·ing.
Related formspos·tur·al, adjectivepos·tur·er, noun
Examples from the Web for posturing
There was no acting, no posturing, as Ben delivered the news.
But Sciortino cut her teeth in that world of excess irony, cynicism, and posturing.Is This Dildo-Licking, Dominatrix-Loving Vogue Blogger the New Face of Feminism?|Lizzie Crocker|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So when Democrats decry money in politics are they really being serious, or are they just posturing?
Instead, this is all about election year posturing for both sides.
In short, Jake Bugg should be a rather irritating character—a posturing rock brat, perhaps.Jake Bugg Isn’t the New Bob Dylan. He’s the Male Adele.|Andrew Romano|November 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
That fat, posturing toad lied to them and they still honor him.Shaman|Robert Shea
He, with his illegal Betty ogling and double-entendre-ing and posturing opposite!Doctor Cupid|Rhoda Broughton
Adam would have died of starvation while his garrulous master was posturing.
She took no time for posturing or swanning, but tilted immediately off in a stiff dive, angling toward the west side of the tank.The Little Lady of the Big House|Jack London
A guecha is a singer or dancer (posturing), or both, and one or more generally attend dinner-parties and festivities of any kind.Alone with the Hairy Ainu|A. H. Savage Landor