Meaning of “pose” - Learner’s Dictionary

pose

noun uk us /pəʊz/
POSITION [ C ]

the position that you stay in while someone photographs or paints you:

an elegant pose
PRETENDING [ no plural ]

a way of pretending to be more clever or interesting than you really are:

She's not really interested in art, it's just a pose.

(Definition of “pose noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)