[self-puh-zest, self-] /ˈsɛlf pəˈzɛst, ˌsɛlf-/
having or showing control of one’s feelings, behavior, etc.; composed; poised.
having control of one’s emotions, etc
[self-puh-zesh-uh n, self-] /ˈsɛlf pəˈzɛʃ ən, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. the quality of being self-possessed; control of one’s feelings, behavior, etc.; composure; poise.
adjective 1. (of a machine, vehicle, etc.) having a specified fuel or prime mover: a gasoline-powered engine; an engine-powered pump.
noun 1. the act of expressing approval or admiration; commendation; laudation. 2. the offering of grateful homage in words or song, as an act of worship: a hymn of praise to God. 3. the state of being approved or admired: The king lived in praise for many years. 4. Archaic. a ground for praise, or […]
noun 1. the act of preferring. 2. the state of being preferred. 3. that which is preferred; choice: His preference is vanilla, not chocolate. 4. a practical advantage given to one over others. 5. a prior right or claim, as to payment of dividends or to assets upon dissolution. 6. the favoring of one country […]