toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

poise
used in The Giver

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
in control or prepared

(see word notes for more detailed definitions based on context)
  • And the sled itself seemed to be poised at the top of a long, extended mound that rose from the very land where he was.
    p. 81.7

There are no more uses of "poise" in The Giver.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®