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poise
pɔɪz
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Great coolness and composure under strain.
  2. A cgs unit of dynamic viscosity equal to one dyne-second per square centimeter; the viscosity of a fluid in which a force of one dyne per square centimeter maintains a velocity of 1 centimeter per second.
  3. A state of being balanced in a stable equilibrium.
(动) As a verb
  1. Hold or carry in equilibrium.
  2. Cause to be balanced or suspended.
  3. Prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult.
  4. Be motionless, in suspension.
Hyphenationpoise
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
Matching Results
平衡pínghéngbalance; equilibrium
均衡jūnhéngequal; balanced; harmony; equilibrium
姿势zīshìposture; position
镇静zhènjìngcalm; cool
安静ānjìngquiet; peaceful; calm
砝码fǎmǎstandard weight (used on a balance scale)
雅饬yǎchìelegant orderliness; poise
ránlast name, carriage; deportment; bearing; poise (of a woman)
风度fēngdùelegance (for men); elegant demeanor; grace; poise
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