strike an attitude/pose

strike an attitude/pose
(to place oneself in a particular usually rather showy pose.) poz almak, kasılmak

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  • strike an attitude — To assume a position or figure indicative of a feeling or emotion not really felt • • • Main Entry: ↑attitude * * * strike a pose/an attitude/ phrase to put your body into a particular position in order to create a particular effect He threw out… …   Useful english dictionary

  • strike an attitude (or pose) — hold one s body in a particular position to create an impression. → strike …   English new terms dictionary

  • strike an attitude — ► strike an attitude (or pose) hold one s body in a particular position to create an impression. Main Entry: ↑strike …   English terms dictionary

  • pose — [n] artificial position act, affectation, air, attitude, attitudinizing, bearing, carriage, facade, fake, false show, front, guise, mannerism, masquerade, mien, positure, posture, posturing, pretense, pretension, role, stance, stand; concepts 633 …   New thesaurus

  • strike a pose attitude — strike a ˈpose/an ˈattitude idiom to hold your body in a particular way to create a particular impression • to strike a dramatic pose Main entry: ↑strikeidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • strike — ► VERB (past and past part. struck) 1) deliver a blow to. 2) come into forcible contact with. 3) (in sport) hit or kick (a ball) so as to score a run, point, or goal. 4) ignite (a match) by rubbing it briskly against an abrasive surface. 5) (of a …   English terms dictionary

  • strike a an attitude — strike a ˈpose/an ˈattitude idiom to hold your body in a particular way to create a particular impression • to strike a dramatic pose Main entry: ↑strikeidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • attitude — [at′ə to͞od΄, at′ətyo͞od΄] n. [Fr < It attitudine, attitude, aptness < LL aptitudo (gen. aptitudinis) < L aptus, APT1] 1. the position or posture assumed by the body in connection with an action, feeling, mood, etc. [to kneel in an… …   English World dictionary

  • strike — [strīk] vt. struck, struck or occas. (but for vt. 11 commonly and for vt. 8 & 15 usually) stricken, striking, [ME striken, to proceed, flow, strike with rod or sword < OE strican, to go, proceed, advance, akin to Ger streichen < IE * streig …   English World dictionary

  • Pose — Pose, v. i. To assume and maintain a studied attitude, with studied arrangement of drapery; to strike an attitude; to attitudinize; figuratively, to assume or affect a certain character; as, she poses as a prude. [1913 Webster] He . . . posed… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • strike an pose — ► strike an attitude (or pose) hold one s body in a particular position to create an impression. Main Entry: ↑strike …   English terms dictionary

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