poised
Pronunciation Adjective

poised

  1. Possessing poise, having self-confidence.
  2. Ready, prepared.
    He stood there, poised to act, and then suddenly he drew his gun in a smooth arc.
  3. Balanced, in position, equilibrium
Translations Translations Translations Verb
  1. Simple past tense and past participle of poise



This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.008
Offline English dictionary