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Meaning of SELF-POSSESSION

Pronunciation:  'selfpu'zeshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  great coolness and composure under strain; "keep your cool"
 

SELF-POSSESSION is a 15 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: aplomb, assuredness, cool, poise, sang-froid
 
 See Also: calm, calmness, composure, equanimity

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Self`-pos*ses"sion\, n.
The possession of one's powers; calmness; self-command;
presence of mind; composure.

 

 

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