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pose

pose(
poz
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to present)
a. representar (threat, risk, hazard)
The judge ruled that he could be freed as he posed no danger to the community.El juezo dictaminó que se lo podía liberar porque no representaba ningún peligro para la comunidad.
2. (to propose)
a. plantear
Recent events have again posed the question of the organization's impartiality.Los últimos contecimientos han planteado de nuevo la cuestión de la imparcialidad de la organización.
b. hacer (question)
Then she posed the question everyone wants answered.Luego hizo la pregunta que todos quieren que se conteste.
3. (to position)
a. hacer posar
She posed her model before taking the photograph.Hizo posar a su modelo antes de sacar la fotografía.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
4. (to take up a position)
a. posar
The models posed for photographers on the steps of the palace.Las modelos posaron para los fotógrafos en las gradas de la entrada del palacio.
5. (to pretend)
a. hacerse pasar
To test the company's quality of service, I posed as a prospective customer.Para poner a prueba la calidad del servicio de la empresa, me hice pasar por un posible cliente.
6. (to behave affectedly)
a. hacerse el interesante
He's just posing, pretending to have opinions on things he knows nothing about.Se está haciendo el interesante nada más, ostentando opiniones sobre cosas de las que no sabe nada.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
7. (position)
a. la pose
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The dancer has to sustain this pose for several seconds.El bailarín tiene que sostener esta pose durante varios segundos.
b. la postura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Please stay in an upright pose during the examination.Por favor, manténgase en una postura recta durante el examen.
8. (affectation)
a. la pose
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
It's just a pose. They only look down on that brand because they think it makes them look cool.Es pura pose. Solo desprecian esa marca porque creen que les hace quedar bien.
b. la afectación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I hate that man's pose and pretention. He's so superficial.Detesto la afectación y las pretensiones de ese hombre. Es tan superficial.
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pose
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (position)
a. la postura f, posición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (pejorative)
a. la pose
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
(affectation)
it's just a poseno es más que una pose
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
3. (problem, question)
a. plantear
4. (danger, threat)
a. suponer
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
5. (for portrait)
a. posar
6. (pejorative)
a. tomar or hacer poses (behave affectedly)
to pose ashacerse pasar por
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pose [pəʊz]
noun
1 [of body] postura (f); actitud (f)
2 afectación (f); pose (f)
it's only a pose es pura pose
transitive verb
1 (position) hacer posar
he posed the model in the position he wanted hizo que la modelo posara como él quería
2 [+problem, question, difficulty] plantear; [+threat] representar; encerrar
intransitive verb
1 (place o.s.) colocarse; (for artist etc) posar
she once posed for Picasso una vez posó para Picasso
2 (affectedly) presumir; hacer pose
3
to pose as (pretend to be) hacerse pasar por; (disguise o.s. as) disfrazarse de
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