noun see unflappable

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  • unflappability — See unflappable. * * * …   Universalium

  • unflappability — noun The state of being unflappable …   Wiktionary

  • unflappability — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A stable, calm state of the emotions: aplomb, balance, collectedness, composure, coolness, equanimity, imperturbability, imperturbableness, nonchalance, poise, sang froid, self possession. Slang: cool. See CALM,… …   English dictionary for students

  • unflappability — un·flap·pa·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • unflappability — noun see unflappable * * * unflappabilˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑unfix …   Useful english dictionary

  • unflappable — unflappability, n. unflappably, adv. /un flap euh beuhl/, adj. not easily upset or confused, esp. in a crisis; imperturbable. [1950 55; UN 1 + FLAP + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • composure — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. placidity, serenity, self possession, calmness. See repose, inexcitability.Ant., agitation. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. calmness, equanimity, serenity, self possession, calm, collectedness, nonchalance,… …   English dictionary for students

  • unflappable — adjective Etymology: 1un + 1flap (state of excitement) + able Date: 1954 marked by assurance and self control • unflappability noun • unflappably adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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