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Definitions and meanings of "Posterizing"

What do we mean by posterizing?

To reduce the number of colors in an image, changing a continuous gradation of tone to several regions of fewer tones, with abrupt changes from one tone to another.

: To score a slam dunk by leaping over another player.

A Basketball term meaning to embarrass some one usually while slamming the ball over them. It refers to the guy whos being dunked on in basketball posters. Urban Dictionary

All future generations ahead. All the unborn generations collectively. All the people who will exist in the future. All succeeding generations. -Emeasoba George Urban Dictionary

A phrase usually stated during a basketball game in which one player embarasses another player by either vigorously blocking his/her shot or emphatically dunking over someone Urban Dictionary

A slang term depicting a play in basketball. In said play, a player dunks the ball over top or in front of another player, making a play so picturesque that it may appear on a poster, hence the term, posterized. Some players may have their own versions of this, such as Greg Ostertag of the Sacramento Kings. When someone is 'posterized' by Ostertag, they are 'Osterized'. This pay is known as 'dirty' and 'ugly' and is generally unwanted throughout the NBA. Urban Dictionary

Term in Basketball when one player dunks emphactally on an opposing player or in their face. Urban Dictionary

Bulletin board author Urban Dictionary

Really hott chicks that just sit at parties, and do nothing but look hot, talk shit, text, dance for five seconds, and do absolutely nothing with guys. Compared to a poster, because just like a poster, you can only look at their inutile beauty. Urban Dictionary

Parent over shoulder abbreviation. Used as a disguise for POS. Urban Dictionary

Generally defined only as a noun, "to poster" is the act of taking a flyer or poster and attaching it to a surface with tacks , tape, magnets, staples or other methods. Urban Dictionary

Going around town and putting posters up on poles. Tape is generally used. This is great promotion for local shows or concerts, or even businesses. GUIDELINES/RULES: - do not poster over other posters unless that event has already happened - limit it to one poster per pole (per event) - try and take your posters down once your event is over - do not use profanity or sexual content on posters - do not poster in illegal places (private property, buildings, mail boxes, etc) Urban Dictionary

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The word "posterizing" in example sentences

Lately, he's all but rolled out the red carpet, calling for the applause of the Fielhouse after "posterizing" dunks by teammates Marcus Morris, Xavier Henry and Thomas Robinson. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Refusing to recess until a deal is struck will show the American people that our legislators are working towards solving our problems instead of posterizing for coming elections. ❋ Duncan Quirk (2011)

Jarrett Johnson of Anderson University found the invisible trampoline en route to a posterizing dunk. ❋ Unknown (2009)

On the left side, he burst through and down the lane to deliver a posterizing dunk on Wallace, who fouled Cleveland's forward. ❋ Unknown (2007)

Wizards rookie guard Nick Young enjoyed one of the top moments of his brief pro career - and Washington's best highlight of the night - when he got free down the lane and dunked hard over James, who is usually the one posterizing players with slams. ❋ Unknown (2007)

His mild posterizing introduced a sense of drama when the work was viewed at a distance. ❋ James Gurney (2009)

Lemmee see if I've got this right – Krauze is posterizing Sal for missing some irony? ❋ Unknown (2006)

"Lemmee see if I've got this right – Krauze is posterizing Sal for missing some irony?" ❋ Unknown (2006)

PMPMPM (Post Mortem Prime Minister Paul Martin) accepts varied perspectives in his party, but always reflects its most enlightened (in their opinion) side, while posterizing the Tories as Fascist Monogynists. ❋ ALW (2006)

Timofey Mozgov had 18 points and 6 rebounds for the Knicks and extracted some token, personal revenge after his first posterizing meeting against Griffin in November when Griffin dunked over him twice in a 44-point outburst. ❋ By JONATHAN ABRAMS (2011)

The Bulls are no stranger to Blake Griffin's posterizing jams see Ronnie Brewer trying to get out of the above above picture. ❋ Unknown (2011)

Myles Holley emerged on Wednesday as a high-flying stud, after posterizing Baylor big men on a few occasions. ❋ Unknown (2010)

A vicious posterizing dunk by Marcus Campbell over Kurz and a sweet alley-oop connection from Justin Hawkins to Noel Felix was part of a 10-4 run for Springfield that cut their 14-point halftime deficit to eight (64-56). ❋ The Republican Sports Desk (2010)

The book on him is you're supposed to make him take jump shots, which is much better than him posterizing your big man and giving him a complex. ❋ Unknown (2010)

But Griffin gave the crowd of 18,325 something worth remembering with 5:40 left in the third quarter - an in-your-face posterizing of Russian rookie Timofey Mozgov on a driving slam dunk in which Griffin balanced himself by putting his left hand on the right side of Mozgov's face in midair. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Despite the horrific posterizing dunk administered by the Suns 'Amar'e Stoudemire last week, Tolliver has been more than solid since joining the team in January. ❋ John Curley | Special To The Chronicle (2010)

"[Wow] [that guy] just got [posterized]!" ❋ J-la (2003)

Posterity is [synonymous] with [offspring]. ❋ Emeasoba George (2018)

(after somebody [dunks] over [Kwame Brown]) [Marv Albert]: And (insert player name) puts Kwame Brown on the poster. or simply (in a mournful voice) (player name)...........welcome to the poster ❋ Russell Baker (2008)

a) Yo man! VC just posterized the [Pistons]! [Ben Wallace], you's a poster! b) (taken from live stat tracking) 3:44 4th - G. Ostertag dunks the ball. 3:44 4th - Officials [timeout] for audience to throw up in bathroom. ❋ Uncle Ben (2004)

French center [Frederic] Weiss became the ultimate definition of [posterized] in history by [Vince Carter] of team USA in the 2000 Sydney Olympics. ❋ Smitty69 (2013)

A [user] who [authors] a "post" in an online [bulletin board]. ❋ Jonathan Corley (2004)

Damn, look at dat poster over there doin' nuttin but [postin']. Look at dat poster sitting on another poster like a [post-it note]. Man, you see that [fine ass bitch] over there sitting with her friends doing nothing but texting, ignoring guys, and gossiping. Yeah, don't talk to her she's a poster. ❋ Sonnybun (2010)

John: [POSTER]? Jim: [nope] [Jake]: POSTER Jack: ok ❋ Fredy (2005)

DANG [YA'LL] ! Can you believe [Fritz] has been postering [Austin Texas] for over 20 years? ❋ Motorblade (2009)

"[Hey guys], [let's go] postering!" ❋ Postering (2007)

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