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posture
American English: /ˈpɑstʃər/
British English: /ˈpɒstʃə/

Translation of posture in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable and countable (of body) she has very bad posture in a relaxed posture
    en una postura or pose relajada
    Example sentences
    • Looking down, Wil could see her squirming to regain her posture / bearing/position/stance.
    • The 22 caribou at Chariot were found dead in a curled posture or ‘sleeping position.’
    • Casey nodded quickly, and instantly assumed a good posture for her position: eyes lowered, but not down, and her head erect.
    Example sentences
    • The posture is somehow defiant, although her expression is anything but.
    • The premise behind this official posture of neutrality is false.
    • But the poses - however exquisitely they were realised - seemed just that: self-conscious postures, tasteful concoctions.
  • 2 countable (attitude) [formal] to adopt a neutral/disinterested posture
    adoptar una postura neutral/desinteresada
    Example sentences
    • Even before he moves I know how it's going to happen, I've read their postures and attitudes and I already have it planned.
    • Skepticism is a method of inquiry primarily, not an attitude or posture or philosophical viewpoint that denies entities or phenomena out of hand.
    • Arms-length disengagement or a perpetual posture of ‘standing ready to help’ is now woefully inadequate.

intransitive verb

  • hacer or adoptar poses
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