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-composed (audio) \ adverb
self-composedness \ ˌself-​kəm-​ˈpō-​zəd-​nəs How to pronounce self-composed (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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Dictionary Entries Near self-composed

self-complacency

self-composed

self-conceit

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“Self-composed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-composed. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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