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(Uncountable) The state of being calm; tranquillity; silence.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state of being calm; tranquillity; silence.
  2. (Countable) The product of being calm.
The quality of being calm and even-tempered; composure.
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  1. The quality of being calm and even-tempered; composure.
  2. The quality of remaining calm and undisturbed; evenness of mind or temper; composure
The quality or state of being serene; calmness; tranquillity
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  1. The quality or state of being serene; calmness; tranquillity
  2. A title given to a reigning prince or similar dignitary.
  3. A female given name in general use since the 1990s.
Calmness and composure, especially when under stress
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  1. Calmness and composure, especially when under stress
  2. Calm and self-assured command of one's faculties, feelings, and behavior:
  3. Full possession or control of one's feelings, actions, etc.; self-command; composure
Lack of agitation or excitement; tranquillity; serenity
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  1. Lack of agitation or excitement; tranquillity; serenity
  2. Lack of wind or motion; stillness
  3. (Meteorol.) A condition in which the air movement is less than one mile per hour
The state or quality of being collected.
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  1. The state or quality of being collected.
The act or fact of controlling; power to direct or regulate; ability to use effectively
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  1. The act or fact of controlling; power to direct or regulate; ability to use effectively
  2. A restraining device, measure, or limit; a curb:
  3. Authority or ability to manage or direct:
Control of oneself, or of one's own emotions, desires, actions, etc.
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  1. Control of oneself, or of one's own emotions, desires, actions, etc.
Composure, level-headedness, coolness in trying circumstances.
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  1. Composure, level-headedness, coolness in trying circumstances.
  2. Coolness and composure, especially in trying circumstances.
  3. Cool self-possession or composure
Self-confident assurance; poise:
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  1. Self-confident assurance; poise:
  2. (Ballet) stability; the basic law of ballet.
  3. Self-confidence; poise; composure.
That which causes a balance; a counterweight.
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  1. That which causes a balance; a counterweight.
  2. (Now Rare) A suspension of activity in a condition of balance
  3. Balance; stability
A balance wheel.
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  1. A balance wheel.
  2. The imaginary scales of fortune or fate, as an emblem of justice or the power to decide
  3. The power or means to decide:
The quality or state of being tranquil; calmness; serenity
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  1. The quality or state of being tranquil; calmness; serenity
The capacity of an object to return to equilibrium or to its original position after having been displaced
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  1. The capacity of an object to return to equilibrium or to its original position after having been displaced
  2. Resistance to change, deterioration, or displacement.
  3. The ability of an object, such as a ship or aircraft, to maintain equilibrium or resume its original, upright position after displacement, as by the sea or strong winds.
The structure of a work or passage as considered from the point of view of its chordal characteristics and relationships.
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  1. The structure of a work or passage as considered from the point of view of its chordal characteristics and relationships.
  2. An orderly or pleasing combination of elements in a whole:
  3. Agreement in feeling, action, ideas, interests, etc.; peaceable or friendly relations
A large, dark-blue, cultivated variety of fox grape, used esp. for making juice and jelly
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  1. A large, dark-blue, cultivated variety of fox grape, used esp. for making juice and jelly
  2. (Grammar) Agreement between words in person, number, gender, or case.
  3. Harmony or agreement of interests or feelings; accord.
Something said or done to inspire confidence, as a promise, positive statement, etc.; guarantee
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  1. Something said or done to inspire confidence, as a promise, positive statement, etc.; guarantee
  2. A statement or indication that inspires confidence; a guarantee or pledge:
  3. Freedom from doubt; certainty about something:
  1. The state or quality of being confident in oneself.
  2. Confidence in oneself, or in one's own ability, talent, etc.
The absence of mental stress or anxiety.
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  1. The absence of mental stress or anxiety.
The quality of being inexcitable.
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Freedom from passion; an undisturbed state; apathy.
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  1. Freedom from passion; an undisturbed state; apathy.
  2. Freedom from passion, bias, or emotion; objectivity.
(Uncountable) The state of being cool, as in chilly.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state of being cool, as in chilly.
  2. (Slang, uncountable) The state of being cool, as in good or pleasing.
  3. (Countable) The result or product of being cool, as in chilly.
The strength to bear misfortune, pain, etc. calmly and patiently; firm courage
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  1. The strength to bear misfortune, pain, etc. calmly and patiently; firm courage
  2. Strength of mind that allows one to endure pain or adversity with courage.
The state or quality of being moderate; avoidance of extremes
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  1. The state or quality of being moderate; avoidance of extremes
  2. The process of moderating a discussion
  3. An instance of moderating: bringing something away from extremes, especially in a beneficial way
  1. Self-control
  2. Full presence of mind; self-confidence.
  3. The conscious control of one's own behaviour
(Physics) The natural attraction between physical bodies, especially when one of the bodies is a celestial body, such as the earth.
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  1. (Physics) The natural attraction between physical bodies, especially when one of the bodies is a celestial body, such as the earth.
  2. Grave consequence; seriousness or importance:
  3. The fundamental force of attraction that all objects with mass have for each other. Like the electromagnetic force, gravity has effectively infinite range and obeys the inverse-square law. At the atomic level, where masses are very small, the force of gravity is negligible, but for objects that have very large masses such as planets, stars, and galaxies, gravity is a predominant force, and it plays an important role in theories of the structure of the universe. Gravity is believed to be mediated by the graviton, although the graviton has yet to be isolated by experiment. Gravity is weaker than the strong force, the electromagnetic force, and the weak force.
Seriousness; sedateness
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  1. Seriousness; sedateness
  2. The state or quality of being sober
  3. Temperance or moderation, esp. in the use of alcoholic liquor
The ability to think and act calmly and efficiently, especially in an emergency.
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  1. The ability to think and act calmly and efficiently, especially in an emergency.
  2. Focused alertness, quick-thinking resourcefulness, stability of thought and feeling, or good sense, especially in spite of circumstances which are distracting, stressful, or otherwise challenging.
(Chemistry) The state of a reversible chemical reaction in which its forward and reverse reactions occur at equal rates so that the concentration of the reactants and products remains the same.
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  1. (Chemistry) The state of a reversible chemical reaction in which its forward and reverse reactions occur at equal rates so that the concentration of the reactants and products remains the same.
  2. The ability of the animal body to keep itself properly oriented or positioned; bodily stability or balance
  3. (Physics) The state of a body or physical system that is at rest or in constant and unchanging motion. A system that is in equilibrium shows no tendency to alter over time. &diamf3; If a system is in static equilibrium , there are no net forces and no net torque in the system. &diamf3; If a system is in stable equilibrium , small disturbances to the system cause only a temporary change before it returns to its original state.
The degree of stability
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  1. The degree of stability
  2. The state of being steady
Restraint imposed on oneself by oneself; self-control
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  1. Restraint imposed on oneself by oneself; self-control
  2. Restraint of one's emotions, desires, or inclinations; self-control.
The act of resting or the state of being at rest.
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  1. The act of resting or the state of being at rest.
  2. Calm or ease of manner; composure
  3. Harmony of form or color, giving an effect of tranquillity, as in painting
The state of being quiescent; dormancy.
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  1. The state of being quiescent; dormancy.
  2. Being at rest, quiet, still, inactive or motionless.
  3. The action of bringing something to rest or making it quiescent; the action of coming to rest or to a quiescent state.
Freedom from excitement; serenity; calmness
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  1. Freedom from excitement; serenity; calmness
Freedom from difficulty; facility; adroitness
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  1. Freedom from difficulty; facility; adroitness
  2. Freedom from pain, worry, or agitation:
  3. Freedom from difficulty, hardship, or effort:
The quality of being even.
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  1. The quality of being even.
The state or characteristic of being staid.
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  1. The state or characteristic of being staid.
The ability of an organism to resist or survive infection by a parasitic or pathogenic organism.
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  1. The ability of an organism to resist or survive infection by a parasitic or pathogenic organism.
  2. The capacity for or the practice of recognizing and respecting the beliefs or practices of others.
  3. (Med.) The natural or developed ability to resist the effects of the continued or increasing use of a drug, etc.
Proper pride and self-respect
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  1. Proper pride and self-respect
  2. The respect and honor associated with an important position.
  3. Inherent nobility and worth:
A quiet or peaceful quality; freedom from turmoil or agitation
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  1. A quiet or peaceful quality; freedom from turmoil or agitation
  2. A quiet state or condition; calmness, stillness, inactivity, freedom from noise, etc.
Tranquility.
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  1. Tranquility.
  2. A state of being quiet; rest; calmness
Indifference to pleasure or pain; stoical behavior
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  1. Indifference to pleasure or pain; stoical behavior
  2. A real or pretended indifference to pleasure or pain; insensibility; impassiveness.
  3. A school of philosophy during the Roman Empire that emphasized reason as a means of understanding the natural state of things, or logos, and as a means of freeing oneself from emotional distress.
Tolerance and restraint in the face of provocation; patience.
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  1. Tolerance and restraint in the face of provocation; patience.
  2. A refraining from the enforcement of something (as a debt, right, or obligation) that is due.
  3. (Law) The act of giving a debtor more time to pay rather than immediately enforcing a debt that is due.
The state or quality of being cool.
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  1. The state or quality of being cool.
  2. A cool place, part, or time:
  3. (Slang) Cool, dispassionate attitude or manner
Self-confident assurance; poise:
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  1. Self-confident assurance; poise:
  2. (Ballet) stability; the basic law of ballet.
  3. Self-confidence; poise; composure.
The power or means to decide:
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  1. The power or means to decide:
  2. The ability to maintain bodily equilibrium:
  3. A balance wheel.
The state or quality of being collected.
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  1. The state or quality of being collected.
(Uncountable) The state of being cool, as in chilly.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state of being cool, as in chilly.
  2. (Slang, countable) The result or product of being cool, as in good or pleasing.
  3. (Countable) The result or product of being cool, as in chilly.
The quality of being calm and even-tempered; composure.
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  1. The quality of being calm and even-tempered; composure.
  2. The quality of remaining calm and undisturbed; evenness of mind or temper; composure
(Now Rare) A suspension of activity in a condition of balance
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  1. (Now Rare) A suspension of activity in a condition of balance
  2. That which causes a balance; a counterweight.
  3. Balance; stability
Composure, level-headedness, coolness in trying circumstances.
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  1. Composure, level-headedness, coolness in trying circumstances.
  2. Coolness and composure, especially in trying circumstances.
  3. Cool self-possession or composure
Calm and self-assured command of one's faculties, feelings, and behavior:
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  1. Calm and self-assured command of one's faculties, feelings, and behavior:
  2. Calmness and composure, especially when under stress
  3. Full possession or control of one's feelings, actions, etc.; self-command; composure
A cool place, part, or time:
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  1. A cool place, part, or time:
  2. The state or quality of being cool.
  3. (Slang) Cool, dispassionate attitude or manner

Synonym Study

  • Sang-froid implies great coolness and presence of mind in dangerous or trying circumstances
  • Nonchalance implies a casual indifference to or a cool detachment from situations that might be expected to disturb one emotionally
  • Serenity implies a lofty, clear peace of mind that is not easily clouded by ordinary stresses or excitements
  • Equanimity implies an inherent evenness of temper or disposition that is not easily disturbed
  • Composure implies the disciplining of one's emotions in a trying situation or habitual self-possession in the face of excitement
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