One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a very poised young woman’
self-possessed, self-assured, composed, assured, self-controlled, cool-headed, calm, cool, cool, calm, and collected, at ease, tranquil, serene, unperturbed, unruffled, impassive, nonchalant, confident, self-confident, dignified, equable, imperturbable, suave, urbane, elegant
informal together, unfazed, unflappable
North American informal nonplussed
excited, flustered, inelegant
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