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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theypose as
he/she/itposes as
present participleposing as
past tenseposed as
past participleposed as
  1. pose as someone/something to pretend to be a particular person or type of person in order to trick people
    Police officers posing as customers were sold some of the stolen items.
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