Thesaurus / composure

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Priscilla kept her eyes upon her task and struggled for composure.

The Place Beyond the WindsHarriet T. Comstock

And she hurried me out, still eying me breathlessly as if she half distrusted my composure.

Lost Man's LaneAnna Katharine Green

This address and the answer to it were too much for Helen to endure with any appearance of composure.

The Vicar of WrexhillMrs [Frances] Trollope

When he was angry, as he was quite frequently, few men could meet his look with composure.

Andrew JacksonWilliam Garrott Brown

Her reply to this question came in a voice that was struggling against heavy odds for composure.

The Rest Hollow MysteryRebecca N. Porter

It is a beautiful thing, the composure of an English bourgeois.

His composure had slipped off and his tone had grown savage.

The Iron FurrowGeorge C. Shedd

The discovery of death did not shake the poets from their composure.

The Spirit of PlaceAlice Meynell

"I have not; I swear I have not," said Anne, beginning to lose her composure.

Now the regret comes that I lost control, because H. is worried, and has lost his composure, because my coolness has broken down.

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