Synonyms and Antonyms of equanimity
evenness of emotions or temper an Olympic diver who always displays remarkable equanimity on the platform Synonyms of equanimity aplomb, calmness, collectedness, composedness, composure, cool, coolness, countenance, equilibrium, imperturbability, placidity, repose, sangfroid, self-composedness, self-possession, serenity, tranquillity (or tranquility), tranquilness Words Related to equanimity assurance, confidence, poise, self-assurance, self-assuredness, self-confidence, self-trust; easygoingness, laid-backness; apathy, detachment, impassivity, indifference, insensibility, numbness, phlegm, unconcern Near Antonyms of equanimity alarm (also alarum), anxiety, anxiousness, apprehension, apprehensiveness, care, concern, disquiet, solicitude, uneasiness, worry; excitability, excitableness, nervousness; disturbance Antonyms of equanimity agitation, discomposure, perturbation
Synonym Discussion of equanimity
- accepted her troubles with equanimity
- maintaining his composure even under hostile questioning
- handled the situation with professional sangfroid
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