military

Noun

စစ်တပ်။

  • The military was, were called in to deal with the riot.

~ militaries plural

    Adjective

    စစ်။ တပ်မတော်။

    • both leaders condemned the buildup of military activity.

    posture

    Noun

    usu sing ကိုယ်ဟန်။ ကိုယ်နေဟန်ထား။

    • an awkward/slumped posture

    ကိုယ်ဟန်

    • She has very good posture.

    ရပ်တည်ချက်။ သဘောထား။

    • The newly-elected government has adopted an uncompromising/a defensive posture on the issue of immigration.

    ~ postures plural

      Verb

      often N posturing ဂိုက်ဖမ်းသည်။

      • a masking of fear with macho posturing.

      ~ postures 3rd person; ~ postured past and past participle; ~ posturing present participle