self-composed

adjective
self-com·​posed | \ ˌself-kəm-ˈpōzd How to pronounce self-composed (audio) \

Definition of self-composed

: having control over one's emotions : calm

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Other Words from self-composed

self-composedly \ ˌself-​kəm-​ˈpō-​zəd-​lē How to pronounce self-composedly (audio) \ adverb
self-composedness \ ˌself-​kəm-​ˈpō-​zəd-​nəs How to pronounce self-composedness (audio) , -​ˈpōz(d)-​nəs \ noun

First Known Use of self-composed

1800, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of self-composed was in 1800

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“Self-composed.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-composed?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=s&file=selfco06. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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