Definition of posey in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpōzē/
(also posy)


(Of a person or their behavior) affected and attempting to impress others; pretentious.
Example sentences
  • That's what you get when you try to dress up all posey, I suppose.
  • Schmoozers are mostly 20 to 30-somethings trendies in lip-smacking labels and designer gear, posey and pretentious but beautiful all the same.
  • It's an intriguing venue too since while much of the street is overrun with posey and pretentious places, Arc manages to remain hip and homely.

Words that rhyme with posey

cosy (US cozy), dozy, Josie, mafiosi, mosey, nosy, posy, prosy, Rosie, rosy

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Syllabification: po·sey

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