Synonyms of attitude
1 opinionDictionary • the general change in attitude towards them
opinion • Most who expressed an opinion spoke favourably of him.
thinking • There was a strong theoretical dimension to his thinking.
feeling • She has strong feelings about the growth in violence.
thought • It is my thought that the situation will be resolved.
view • You should make your views known to your local MP.
position • He usually takes a moderate position.
approach • We will be exploring different approaches to information-gathering.
belief • It is my belief that a common ground can be found.
perspective • The death of my mother gave me a new perspective on life.
point of view • His point of view is that money isn't everything.
outlook • The illness had a profound effect on his outlook.
viewpoint • The novel is written from the murderer's viewpoint.
slant • They give a slant to every single news item that's put on the air.
frame of mind • He was not in the right frame of mind to continue.
2 mannerDictionary • He has a gentle attitude.
manner • His manner was self-assured and brusque.
air • The meal gave the occasion an almost festive air.
bearing • She later wrote warmly of his bearing and behaviour.
aspect • The snowy tree assumed a dumb, lifeless aspect.
demeanour • He was nicknamed ‘the Sergeant Major’ for his military demeanour.
mien (literary) • his mild manner and aristocratic mien
3 positionDictionary • scenes of the king in various attitudes of worshipping
position • He had raised himself into a sitting position.
bearing • I'm flying on a bearing of ninety-three degrees.
pose • We have had several sittings in various poses.
stance • They have maintained a consistently neutral stance.
carriage • Her legs were long and fine, her hips slender, her carriage graceful.
posture • She walked haltingly and her posture was stooped.
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airIf you say that someone or something has a particular air, you mean that they give this general impression.
• The meal gave the occasion an almost festive air.
approachYour approach to a task, problem, or situation is the way you deal with it or think about it.
• We will be exploring different approaches to information-gathering.
aspectIf something begins to have a new aspect, it begins to have a new appearance or quality.
• The snowy tree assumed a dumb, lifeless aspect.
Thesaurus for attitude from the Collins English Thesaurus
the way a person views something or tends to behave towards it, often in an evaluative way