Definition of Composed

1. Adjective. Serenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress. "I felt calm and more composed than I had in a long time"




Definition of Composed

1. a. Free from agitation; calm; sedate; quiet; tranquil; self- possessed.

Definition of Composed

1. Adjective. showing composure. ¹

2. Verb. (past of compose) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Composed

1. compose [v] - See also: compose

Lexicographical Neighbors of Composed

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comportances
comportation
comportations
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comporting
comportment
comportments
comports
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compos mentis
compos mentis(p)
composability
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composed (current term)
composedly
composedness
composednesses
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composers
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composite dental cement

Literary usage of Composed

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Nature by Norman Lockyer (1878)
"6, is composed of a brass tube e (shown separately in Fig. 7), which fits into the cylindrical part «-, and has two openings,//, corresponding with the ..."

2. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1890)
"time of the appearance of man ; so that now, even the animal and vegetable species of the earth are composed of the most diverse forms ; from man to the ..."

3. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1899)
"In the same year (1826) he composed and published his most successful song, ... In addition to the works already mentioned, Wade composed: 'The Pupil of Da ..."

4. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1887)
"... of the Mosaic faith and the Grecian philosophy distinguishes the works of Philo, which were composed, for the most part, under the reign of Augustus. ..."

5. Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of Old English by Egerton Brydges (1815)
"The Booke of the Secrets of Alchimie, composed by ... D. Certains Matters composed together. 'Genealogie of all the Kings of Scotland, their Hues, ..."

6. Proceedings by Philadelphia County Medical Society (1905)
"... is composed of the protecting arm with a T-shaped end, a pivot joint and a handle arm. The joint is of the French lock pattern with a sufficiently wide ..."

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