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unflappable

adjective un·flap·pa·ble \-ˈfla-pə-bəl\

: not easily upset : unusually calm in difficult situations

Full Definition of UNFLAPPABLE

:  marked by assurance and self-control
un·flap·pa·bil·i·ty \-ˌfla-pə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
un·flap·pa·bly \-ˈfla-pə-blē\ adverb

Examples of UNFLAPPABLE

  1. He has a reputation for being unflappable.
  2. <the unflappable teacher never even blinked when the wall map came crashing down>

Origin of UNFLAPPABLE

1un- + 1flap (state of excitement) + -able
First Known Use: 1954

Rhymes with UNFLAPPABLE

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