: having poise through self-command

Word History

First Known Use

1621, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of self-poised was in 1621

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“Self-poised.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-poised. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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