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marked by balance or equilibrium and readiness for action
"a gull in poised flight"; "George's poised hammer"
collected, equanimous, poised, self-collected, self-contained, self-possessedadjective
in full control of your faculties
"the witness remained collected throughout the cross-examination"; "perfectly poised and sure of himself"; "more self-contained and more dependable than many of the early frontiersmen"; "strong and self-possessed in the face of trouble"
Possessing poise, having self-confidence.
The numerical value of poised in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of poised in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Virginia Republicans are poised for a massive comeback in legislative races as long as Donald Trump stays off the headlines.
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The process that Secretary of State Kerry has been working very hard to put together was poised for failure before this Gulf spat, it is poised for failure after this Gulf spat.
If there was anybody poised and ready to do this, it was us.
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