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Synonyms of attitude

Noun


1. attitude, mental attitude, cognition, knowledge, noesis

usage: a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways; "he had the attitude that work was fun"

2. position, posture, attitude, bodily property

usage: the arrangement of the body and its limbs; "he assumed an attitude of surrender"

3. attitude, affectation, mannerism, pose, affectedness

usage: a theatrical pose created for effect; "the actor struck just the right attitude"

4. attitude, orientation

usage: position of aircraft or spacecraft relative to a frame of reference (the horizon or direction of motion)

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