Examples of composure in a Sentence
After the initial shock she regained her composure.
kept his composure in spite of the repeated provocations
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Loyer displays patience and composure on the court.
In June, a tourist maintained her composure enough to get video of a bear dashing away from her and across a street in Gatlinburg's downtown.
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Nevertheless, Maples’ composure impressed Maddon, especially after Maples walked six and allowed six hits over 5 1/3 innings during a promotion last September.
But the prize went to Koepka, whose composure, confidence and competitiveness served him well.
San Antonio is one of the toughest places to play in the NBA and New Orleans will need to keep its composure against a Spurs team that will be hungry to force its way back into the playoff picture.
But maintaining composure will also fall to the players themselves.
Lokedi said soon after the race, with the composure of somebody who had just finished a light jog, and not a collegiate 10K championship.
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aplomb, calmness, collectedness, composedness, cool, coolness, countenance, equanimity, equilibrium, imperturbability, placidity, repose, sangfroid, self-possession, serenity, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilness;
Synonym Discussion of composure
- accepted her troubles with equanimity
- maintaining his composure even under hostile questioning
- handled the situation with professional sangfroid
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Definition of composure for English Language Learners
: calmness especially of mind, manner, or appearance
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