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attitude

 
Noun attitude has 4 senses
  1. attitude, mental attitude - 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"
    --1 is a kind of cognition, knowledge, noesis
    --1 has particulars:
     credence, acceptance; culture; defensive, defensive attitude; hardball; high horse; southernism; mentality, outlook, mindset, mind-set; paternalism; position, stance, posture; inclination, disposition, tendency; tolerance; intolerance; respect, esteem, regard; disrespect; reverence; irreverence; orientation
  2. position, posture, attitude - position or arrangement of the body and its limbs; "he assumed an attitude of surrender"
    --2 is a kind of bodily property
    --2 has particulars:
     order arms; ballet position; decubitus; eversion; lithotomy position; lotus position; missionary position; pose; presentation; ectopia; asana; guard; sprawl, sprawling; stance; tuck
    Derived form: verb attitudinise1
  3. attitude - a theatrical pose created for effect; "the actor struck just the right attitude"
    --3 is a kind of
    affectation, mannerism, pose, affectedness
    Derived forms: verb attitudinize1, verb attitudinise1
  4. attitude - position of aircraft or spacecraft relative to a frame of reference (the horizon or direction of motion)
    --4 is a kind of
    orientation
    --4 has particulars: trim
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