composed

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com·posed

adjective \-ˈpōzd\

: calm and in control of your emotions : not feeling or showing anger, fear, etc.

Full Definition of COMPOSED

:  free from agitation :  calm; especially :  self-possessed
com·pos·ed·ly \-ˈpō-zəd-lē\ adverb
com·pos·ed·ness \-ˈpō-zəd-nəs\ noun

Examples of COMPOSED

  1. He had told us he felt nervous about the performance, but he seemed perfectly composed when he walked onto the stage.
  2. They tried to remain composed throughout the ordeal.

First Known Use of COMPOSED

1607

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