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We found 31 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word poised:
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General dictionaries General (25 matching dictionaries)
  1. poised: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. poised: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. poised: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. poised: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. poised: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. poised: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Poised, poised: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. poised: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. poised: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. poised: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. poised: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Poised, poised: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. poised: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. poised: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  15. Poised: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. poised: Rhymezone [home, info]
  17. poised: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  18. poised: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  19. poised: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  20. poised: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  21. poised: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  22. poised: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. poised: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. poised: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. poised: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. poised: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. POISED: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. poised: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Poised: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (poised)

adjective:  marked by balance or equilibrium and readiness for action ("A gull in poised flight")
adjective:  in full control of your faculties ("Perfectly poised and sure of himself")

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Phrases that include poised:   self poised, nearly poised, poised for, poised mine, poised stream

Words similar to poised:   collected, equanimous, poise, self-collected, self-contained, self-possessed, calm, composed, more...

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