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posey

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Pronunciation: /ˈpəʊzi
 
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(also posy)

Definition of posey in English:

adjective (posier, posiest)

informal
(Of a person or their behaviour) 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.

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