- The state or feeling of being calm and in control of oneself: she was struggling to regain her composureMore example sentences
self-control, self-possession, self-command, calmness, equanimity, equilibrium, calm, coolness, collectedness, serenity, tranquillity; aplomb, poise, presence of mind, sangfroid, self-assurance, assurance; imperturbability, placidity, placidness, impassiveness, impassivity, dispassion, phlegm, stolidity, unexcitability• informal cool, unflappability
- That all came down to us when we lost composure and control for a few minutes of the game.
- The control and composure he showed for the first goal was world class.
- Donny tried to regain composure as tears of hysteria rolled down his cheeks.