Textual thesaurus for "posture"

(noun) bearing, carriage

characteristic way of bearing one's body

stood with good posture

(noun) position, attitude

the arrangement of the body and its limbs

he assumed an attitude of surrender

(noun) military capability, military posture, military strength, strength

capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war

we faced an army of great strength; politicians have neglected our military posture

(noun) stance, position

a rationalized mental attitude

(verb) model, pose, sit

assume a posture as for artistic purposes

We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often

(verb) pose

behave affectedly or unnaturally in order to impress others

Don't pay any attention to him--he is always posing to impress his peers!; She postured and made a total fool of herself