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equanimity

e·qua·nim·i·ty

equanimity

 
 
pronunciation:
i kw nI mih ti [or] e kw nI mih ti
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part of speech: noun
definition: the quality of remaining calm, serene, or unruffled, esp. under stress; composure.
The captain himself was worried, but he spoke with equanimity to the passengers and crew.
antonyms:
anxiety
similar words:
balance, composure, equilibrium, poise, temper
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