Definition of aplomb in English:

aplomb

Syllabification: a·plomb
Pronunciation: /əˈpläm, əˈpləm
 
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noun

Origin

late 18th century (in the sense 'perpendicularity, steadiness'): from French, from à plomb 'according to a plummet'.

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