levelheaded

adjective
lev·​el·​head·​ed | \ ˌle-vəl-ˈhe-dəd How to pronounce levelheaded (audio) \

Definition of levelheaded

: having or showing sound judgment : sensible

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Other Words from levelheaded

levelheadedness noun

Examples of levelheaded in a Sentence

She is levelheaded about her chances for success as an actress. a levelheaded assessment of the problem
Recent Examples on the Web Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021 Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021 Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021 Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021 Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021 Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021 Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021 Karen Fann, the president of the Senate, had a reputation as a reasonable and levelheaded leader. Author: Dan Zak, Anchorage Daily News, 23 May 2021

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First Known Use of levelheaded

1879, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of levelheaded was in 1879

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16 Aug 2021

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“Levelheaded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/levelheaded. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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levelheaded

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of levelheaded

: having or showing an ability to think clearly and to make good decisions

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