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General words for postures and body positions - thesaurus

Synonyms

posture

noun

the position that your body is in when you sit, stand, or walk

bearing

noun

the particular way in which someone stands, moves, or behaves

balance

noun

a position in which your body remains steady and upright

poise

noun

a graceful and calm way of moving, standing, or sitting

deportment

noun

formal the way in which you walk or stand

pose

noun

art the position you keep your body in when someone is taking your photograph or painting your picture

stance

noun

a way of standing or holding your body, especially for a particular purpose

position

noun

the way that someone’s body is placed

attitude

noun

formal the position of your body

carriage

noun

formal the way someone moves their body when they are walking

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movement

noun

a change in the position of your body, or a particular way of moving your body

onto

preposition

into a position in which you are resting or supporting yourself on a particular part of your body

set

noun

the position in which someone stands or sits or holds part of their body

with

preposition

used for saying what position someone’s body is in when they do something

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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