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poise
used in Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay)

4 uses
  • But the audience of doctors has assembled behind the one-way glass, clipboards ready, pens poised.
    Chapter 16 (80% in)
  • I whip back around, arrow poised for flight, but what can be done?
    Chapter 22 (39% in)
  • Inside, Messalla is as still as a statue, poised up on the ball of one foot, head tilted back, held captive by the beam.
    Chapter 22 (40% in)
  • Rue poised on her toes, arms slightly extended, like a bird about to take flight.
    Chapter 27 (93% in)

There are no more uses of "poise" in Hunger Games Book #3 (Mockingjay).

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