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poised

see definition of poised
  • verbbalance, suspend
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Synonyms for poised

verb balance, suspend
  • hover
  • wait
  • ballast
  • brood
  • float
  • hang
  • hold
  • position
  • stabilize
  • stand
  • steady
  • support
  • be ready

Antonyms for poised

  • let go
  • refuse
  • reject
  • release
  • drop
  • fall
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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assured

adjective. confident

calm

adjective. composed, cool (animate)

calmer

adjective. composed, cool (animate)

charismatic

adjective. charming

collected

adjective. composed, calm

composed

adjective. calm, collected
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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