What is the meaning of attitude?


  • A complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways.
    • usage: "he had the attitude that work was fun"
  • The arrangement of the body and its limbs.
    • usage: "he assumed an attitude of surrender"
  • A theatrical pose created for effect.
    • usage: "the actor struck just the right attitude"
  • Position of aircraft or spacecraft relative to a frame of reference (the horizon or direction of motion. ).
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APAWordNet. (2010). attitude. Retrieved August 20, 2018, from http://smartdefine.org/attitude/definitions/1191962
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