self–possessed

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adjective self–pos·sessed \-pə-ˈzest also -ˈsest\

Definition of self–possessed

  1. :  having or showing self-possession :  composed in mind or manner :  calm

self–possessedly

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SELF–POSSESSED Defined for English Language Learners

self-possessed

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Definition of self–possessed for English Language Learners

  • : having or showing control of your feelings or actions especially in a difficult situation


SELF–POSSESSED Defined for Kids

self–possessed

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adjective self–pos·sessed \ˌself-pə-ˈzest\

Definition of self–possessed for Students

  1. :  having or showing control of emotions or reactions


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