attitude definition

  • noun:
    • a posture of this body or method of holding oneself: endured in a graceful mindset. See Synonyms at posture.
    • A state of mind or an atmosphere; personality: had a confident attitude about work.
    • An arrogant or dangerous frame of mind or personality.
    • The positioning of an aircraft's axes relative to a reference line or airplane, like the horizon.
    • The direction of a spacecraft relative to its way of movement.
    • A position like an arabesque for which a ballet dancer appears on a single knee using the various other raised in a choice of front or in as well as bent in the knee.
    • the positioning of body or way of carrying oneself; position.
    • personality or frame of mind.
    • a bad, annoying, or irritated mindset; posturing.
    • The positioning of a car or any other object relative to the horizon, course of movement, other objects, etc.
    • a posture similar to arabesque, however with the elevated knee bent in the knee.
    • The pose, action, or personality of a figure or a statue.
    • The posture or place of one or an animal, or the way the areas of their human body are disposed; position thought or examined to serve a purpose
    • Fig.: Position as showing activity, sensation, or mood
    • Posture or position associated with human anatomy, and/or manner in which its parts are disposed; especially, a posture or place as showing feeling, purpose, etc., or since appropriate toward overall performance of some act.
    • ergo Any condition of things or connection of people seen as the appearance of, or as affecting, feeling, opinion, objectives, etc.
    • In geology, this position or relation that the land holds whenever you want to your sea.
    • a complex state of mind involving philosophy and emotions and values and dispositions to behave in certain techniques
    • the arrangement of this body as well as its limbs
    • a theatrical pose made for effect
    • position of plane or spacecraft in accordance with a-frame of reference (the horizon or path of motion)
  • verb:
    • To believe or to invest a particular position or orientation; to pose.
    • to convey an attitude through a person's posture, bearing, tone of voice, etc.

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