Synonyms and Antonyms of self-possession
- That neurosurgeon's self-possession in the operating room is legendary.
- The little girl's self-possession very occasionally gave way to crying fits.
Synonym Discussion of self-possession
- the confidence that comes from long experience
- handled the cross-examination with complete assurance
- answered the insolent question with complete self-possession
- handled the reporters with great aplomb
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