Definition of coolheadedness in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈko͝olˌhedədnəs/


The state of being calm and not easily worried or excited: his coolheadedness in the face of danger
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  • The detachment I project gives the impression of relative cool-headedness.
  • He was clearly taken aback by my kindness and cool-headedness.
  • I'm not entirely sure I would react with calm and cool-headedness if placed in a similar situation.

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Syllabification: cool·head·ed·ness

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