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compose
used in Fearless

5 uses
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1  —3 uses as in:
keep your composure
Definition
to calm someone or settle something
  • Willing his composure, he took a deep breath and continued.
    p. 298.7
  • Finished with her planned tirade, Kelley regained her composure and drove to the east side of Hot Springs to comb the streets.
    p. 88.6
  • In an instant of composure, Kelley said, "There's got to be a reason."
    p. 288.9

There are no more uses of "compose" flagged with this meaning in Fearless.

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  • Then she composed herself and insisted on cleaning the house.
    p. 291.4
  • "You have to be graceful and composed, which isn't easy when you're falling toward the earth at terminal velocity. if you fight it, you tumble and you fail."
    p. 207.0

There are no more uses of "compose" in Fearless.

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