Definitions for equanimityˌi kwəˈnɪm ɪ ti, ˌɛk wə-

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. composure, calm, calmness, equanimity(noun)

    steadiness of mind under stress

    "he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity"

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  1. equanimity(Noun)

    The state of being calm, stable and composed, especially under stress.

  2. Origin: From aequanimitas, from aequus + animus + -itas.

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  1. Equanimity(noun)

    evenness of mind; that calm temper or firmness of mind which is not easily elated or depressed; patience; calmness; composure; as, to bear misfortunes with equanimity

  2. Origin: [L. aequanimitas, fr. aequanimus: cf. F. quanimit. See Equanimous.]

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