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compose
used in A Christmas Carol

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Definition
to calm someone or settle something
  • Poor Bob sat down in it, and when he had thought a little and composed himself, he kissed the little face.
    4 — The Last of the Three Spirits (79% in)
composed = calmed or settled
There are no more uses of "compose" in A Christmas Carol.

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