POSTURE By N., Sam M.S. - 33 1. the bearing or position of the body. Kinds are inclusive of erect, recumbent, prone, or supine. 2. a rationalized cognitive stance or outlook. POSTURE: "My mother always told me to stand up straight and respect by posture." Related Psychology Terms AFFECTIONAL DRIVE ENURESIS (Bed-wetting) OEDIPUS COMPLEX (Oedipus Situation) MAPLE SUGAR URINE DISEASE Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development REGRESSION HYPOCHONDRIASIS OVERPROTECTION (“Momlsm”) BODY LANGUAGE (Organ Language) HOMOSEXUALITY (ETIOLOGY AND THERAPY) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "POSTURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/posture/ (accessed May 18, 2022).