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  • 121pos|sessed´ness — pos|sessed «puh ZEHST», adjective. 1. dominated by or as by an evil spirit or influence; demoniac; lunatic; mad; crazy: »He upset the table…and rushed through the coffee room like one possessed (Charles J. Lever). 2. having or owning as property… …

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  • 122pos|sessed´ly — pos|sessed «puh ZEHST», adjective. 1. dominated by or as by an evil spirit or influence; demoniac; lunatic; mad; crazy: »He upset the table…and rushed through the coffee room like one possessed (Charles J. Lever). 2. having or owning as property… …

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  • 123pos|sessed — «puh ZEHST», adjective. 1. dominated by or as by an evil spirit or influence; demoniac; lunatic; mad; crazy: »He upset the table…and rushed through the coffee room like one possessed (Charles J. Lever). 2. having or owning as property or a… …

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  • 124balanced — Synonyms and related words: accordant, alike, all there, apoise, assured, automatic, clearheaded, clearminded, coequal, collected, commonsense, compos mentis, composed, concinnate, concinnous, confident, consistent, consonant, constant,… …

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  • 125levelheaded — Synonyms and related words: assured, balanced, calm, collected, commonsense, composed, confident, cool, coolheaded, dispassionate, equable, equanimous, equilibrious, even, even tempered, logical, philosophical, poised, practical, pragmatic,… …

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  • 126recollected — Synonyms and related words: alive, assured, balanced, collected, composed, confident, eidetic, enduring, equanimous, equilibrious, fresh, green, kept in remembrance, lasting, levelheaded, poised, recalled, reexperienced, relived, remembered,… …

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  • 127together — Synonyms and related words: accordant, ad infinitum, again and again, agreeable, agreeing, akin, all agreeing, all at once, all there, all together, amicable, as one, as one man, assured, at a clip, at a stretch, at once, at one, at one time,… …

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  • 128well-balanced — Synonyms and related words: assured, balanced, coequal, collected, commonsense, composed, confident, cool, coolheaded, coordinate, equal, equanimous, equilateral, equilibrious, eurythmic, even, fast, fiducial, finished, firm, firm as Gibraltar,… …

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  • 129secure — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. safe; firm, stable; certain. v. t. make safe; obtain (see acquisition); fasten (see connection). See security, justice. Ant., insecure. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Firm] Syn. fastened, adjusted,… …

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  • 130assured — adj 1. guaranteed, sure, certain, secure, reliable, dependable, trustworthy, unfailing; definite, positive, absolute, infallible, unerring, inerrable; indubitable, undoubtable, unquestionable, indisputable. 2. confident, self confident, self… …

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  • 131cocksure — adj 1. assured, self assured, confident, self confident, self possessed, perfectly sure or certain of oneself; steady, unwavering, unswerving, unhesitating, unflinching, unblinking; in control, in charge, on top of everything, in command. 2.… …

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  • 132Paul de Man — (December 6, 1919ndash December 21, 1983) was a Belgian born deconstructionist literary critic and theorist. He completed his Ph.D. at Harvard University in the late 1950s. He then taught at Cornell University, Johns Hopkins University, and the… …

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  • 133temperate — Synonyms and related words: abstemious, abstentious, abstinent, aestival, ascetic, austere, bland, blood hot, blood warm, bracing, calid, calm, celibate, chaste, checked, chill, chilly, cold sober, composed, constant, continent, controlled, cool …

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  • 134Caution — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Caution >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 caution caution Sgm: N 1 cautiousness cautiousness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 discretion discretion prudence cautel| heed circumspection calculation deliberation …

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  • 135poised — [[t]pɔ͟ɪzd[/t]] 1) ADJ If a part of your body is poised, it is completely still but ready to move at any moment. He studied the keyboard carefully, one finger poised. 2) ADJ: v link ADJ, usu ADJ to inf, ADJ for n If someone is poised to do… …

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  • 136cool — 1. adjective 1) a cool breeze Syn: chilly, chill, cold, bracing, brisk, crisp, fresh, refreshing, invigorating, nippy Ant: warm, hot 2) a cool response …

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  • 137equanimity — equanimity, composure, sangfroid, phlegm mean the mental temper of one who is self possessed or not easily disturbed or perturbed. Equanimity suggests either a proper mental balance or a constitutionally equable temper; it therefore may imply… …

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  • 138calm — adj 1. still, motionless, smooth, undisturbed, unagitated, quiet; windless, waveless, storm less; stationary, becalmed; tranquil, serene, restful, reposeful, placid, peaceful, halcyon. 2. composed, collected, Inf. together, self possessed; cool,… …

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  • 139Ode to the West Wind — 1820 publication in the Prometheus Unbound with Other Poems collection. 1820 cover of Pro …

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  • 140Anthony Blanche — is a fictional character in the novel Brideshead Revisited , by Evelyn Waugh.ProfileAnthony Blanche appears as a non central character of great importance in what has perhaps become Waugh’s most famous novel. In the enclosed worlds of the English …

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