Examples of composure in a Sentence
After the initial shock she regained her composure.
kept his composure in spite of the repeated provocations
Recent Examples of composure from the Web
Stember regained his composure and soon went on a run, making four birdies over a seven-hole stretch on the way to a 1-over 73 to claim the state title.
The 6-foot-1 senior right-hander maintained his composure and threw a one-hitter over the next four innings as host St. Laurence rallied for a 13-3 Catholic Blue victory.
For his part, Ansel went with a vocal approach to make Suki crack, donning a few different accents while delivering some of your best tweets to try and shake Suki’s composure.
Even on a 38-degree afternoon against a big-swinging lineup, the toughest task for Paxton might have been keeping his composure during that startling moment before the game when the pastime of bird watching took on a whole new meaning.
Palace were made to pay for their wastefulness late on when Mohamed Salah kept his composure to rifle home the winner.
Tim Philbin said the coaching staff spent the second intermission helping the players regain their composure.
And what would the shame of being unable to provide do to my composure as a husband and father?
And yet there’s something about her perpetually cool composure that hints at a sensitive being with impressive coping skills.
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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
COMPOSURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of composure for English Language Learners
: calmness especially of mind, manner, or appearance
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