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Definition 1: serenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where composed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the performer seemed completely composed as she stepped onto the stage
  • I felt calm and more composed than I had in a long time

(composed is similar to ...) not agitated; without losing self-possession

"spoke in a calm voice" "remained calm throughout the uproar" "he remained serene in the midst of turbulence" "a serene expression on her face" "she became more tranquil" "tranquil life in the country"

(composed is similar to ...) not easily perturbed or excited or upset; marked by extreme calm and composure

"hitherto imperturbable, he now showed signs of alarm" "an imperturbable self-possession" "unflappable in a crisis"

(composed is similar to ...) in full control of your faculties

"the witness remained collected throughout the cross-examination" "perfectly poised and sure of himself" "more self-contained and more dependable than many of the early frontiersmen" "strong and self-possessed in the face of trouble"

(composed is similar to ...) marked by calm self-control (especially in trying circumstances); unemotional

"play it cool" "keep cool" "stayed coolheaded in the crisis" "the most nerveless winner in the history of the tournament"

(composed is similar to ...) free from emotional agitation or nervous tension

"the waiters were unflurried and good natured" "with contented mind and unruffled spirit"

(means also ...) not agitated or disturbed emotionally

(means also ...) having or expressing dignity; especially formality or stateliness in bearing or appearance

"her dignified demeanor" "the director of the school was a dignified white-haired gentleman"

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