Definition of unruffled
1 : poised and serene especially in the face of setbacks or confusion
2 : not ruffled : smooth unruffled water
Examples of unruffled in a Sentence
She remained unruffled despite the delays.
remained unruffled by the news that stocks were in a free fall
Recent Examples of unruffled from the Web
And yet, the Democratic leadership team in the House is not only apparently unruffled but remains essentially unchanged for 14 years.
Patient and unruffled, her poise appeared to catch the defense off guard.
For starters: Senzatela, so effective and unruffled in previous spring appearances, got beat up a bit.
The Chicago rapper Noname, a disciple of spoken word and Def Poetry Jam, has nimble wordplay and a warm, unruffled voice that work even better over beats.
And Reeves is in top form as the perpetually unruffled John Wick.
Holst stayed civil and unruffled, which played well in Denmark.
But the less-obvious losers are Netflix and Blockbuster — even if Wall Street analysts were largely unruffled by Apple’s announcement.
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UNRUFFLED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unruffled for English Language Learners
: not upset or disturbed
UNRUFFLED Defined for Kids
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