Act and Pose

Act

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Act noun – A display of emotion or behavior that is insincere or intended to deceive.
Usage example: was putting on an act when she said she didn't mind being left out of the outing

Pose is a synonym for act in pretence topic. In some cases you can use "Pose" instead the word "Act" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like honest, disguise, pretend, pretended behavior.
Nearby Words: acting, acted
Synonyms for Act

Pose

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Pose noun – A display of emotion or behavior that is insincere or intended to deceive.
Usage example: my cheerfulness was just a pose, for I was feeling miserable

Act is a synonym for pose in pretence topic. You can use "Act" instead the word "Pose" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as honest, disguise, pretend, artificial position.
Nearby Words: posed, poser, posing
Synonyms for Pose

How words are described

old old act old pose
particular particular act particular pose
similar similar act similar pose
certain certain act certain pose
Other adjectives: original, single, popular, actual, real, deliberate, famous, new, heroic, final, last.

Common collocations

people act people pose people
kind act kind pose kind
control act control pose control
time act time pose time
Other nouns: way, little, less, times, powers.

Both words in one sentence

  • In Season 1's "Volcano", Jimbo says that because lawmakers are making it harder to hunt animals, hunters pretend to act like the animals pose a threat to them as an excuse to hunt.
  • Coy, Girlish Flirt Pose Charlotte pulls this as her victory pose in Fire Emblem Fates as part of her The Fake Cutie act.
  • Victory Pose In Sonic Unleashed, depending on what rank you receive at the end of the act, Sonic (whether as Hedgehog or Werehog) will use a different pose to celebrate his victory.
    Source: Victory Pose
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