Attitudinizer \At`ti*tu"di*ni`zer\, n. One who practices attitudes. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • attitudinizer — attitudˈinizer or attitudˈiniser noun • • • Main Entry: ↑attitude …   Useful english dictionary

  • attitudinize — attitudinizer, n. /at i toohd n uyz , tyoohd /, v.i., attitudinized, attitudinizing. to assume attitudes; pose for effect. Also, esp. Brit., attitudinise. [1775 85; attitudin (see ATTITUDINARIAN) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • hypocrite — Synonyms and related words: Holy Willie, Joseph Surface, Mawworm, Pecksniff, Pharisee, Tartuffe, actor, affecter, ape, attitudinizer, bluffer, canter, canting hypocrite, charlatan, con man, confidence man, conformist, copier, copycat, copyist,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • poser — Synonyms and related words: Chinese puzzle, Gordian knot, Holy Willie, Joseph Surface, Mawworm, Pecksniff, Pharisee, Tartuffe, affecter, attitudinarian, attitudinizer, baffling problem, blagueur, bluff, bluffer, brain twister, canter, canting… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • poseur — Synonyms and related words: ape, attitudinarian, attitudinizer, blagueur, bluff, bluffer, charlatan, conformist, copier, copycat, copyist, counterfeiter, cuckoo, dissembler, dissimulator, echo, echoer, echoist, exhibitionist, fake, faker, forger …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hypocrite — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. pretender, fraud, faker, dissembler, deceiver, casuist, charlatan, poseur, poser, pharisee, bigot, quack, tartuffe, backslider, whited sepulcher, sham, actor, cheat, informer, trickster, one given to hypocrisy, sophist,… …   English dictionary for students

  • attitudinize — or attitudinise ˌatɪ tju:dɪnʌɪz verb adopt or express a particular attitude, typically just for effect. Derivatives attitudinizer noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • pedant — n 1. intellectual, pedagogue, Inf. know it all; bibliophile, bookworm, scholar, highbrow, Inf. egghead, Inf. walking encyclopedia; aesthete, Inf. longhair, bluestocking; platitudinizer, Inf. bromide, bore, stuffed shirt; attitudinarian,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • poseur — n affecter, poser, mannerist, attitudinizer, actor, posturer, performer, artist; hypocrite, flatterer, deceiver, bluffer, boaster; pretender, impostor, claimant, false claimant, empiric, masquerader; dandy, fop, coxcomb, peacock; quack, charlatan …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • hypocrite — [n] person who pretends, is deceitful actor, attitudinizer, backslider*, bigot, bluffer, casuist, charlatan, cheat, con artist, crook, deceiver, decoy, dissembler, dissimulator, fake, faker, four flusher*, fraud, hook*, humbug, impostor, informer …   New thesaurus

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