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aplomb

a·plomb

aplomb

 
 
pronunciation:
plam
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: great self-confidence, composure, or poise.
Although most of the audience was drunk and unruly, she performed her number with an admirable aplomb.
synonyms:
poise, sang-froid
antonyms:
hesitancy
similar words:
assurance, composure, confidence, ease, equanimity, self-assurance, self-command, self-confidence, self-control, self-possession
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