Reposed Re*posed" (r[-e]*p[=o]zd"), a. Composed; calm; tranquil; at rest. --Bacon. -- {Re*pos"ed*ly} (r[-e]*p[=o]z"[e^]d*l[y^]), adv. -- {Re*pos"ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • reposedly — repōˈsedly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑repose …   Useful english dictionary

  • repose — repose1 reposedly /ri poh zid lee/, adv. reposedness, n. reposer, n. /ri pohz /, n., v., reposed, reposing. n. 1. the state of reposing or being at rest; rest; sleep. 2. peace; tranquillity; calm. 3. dignified calmness, as of manner; composure …   Universalium

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