simple past tense and past participle of assure
Possessing poise, having self-confidence.
‘He stood there, poised to act, and then suddenly he drew his gun in a smooth arc.’;
Self-confident; self-assured; sure.
Balanced, in position, equilibrium
An insured person.
simple past tense and past participle of poise
Made sure; safe; insured; certain; indubitable; not doubting; bold to excess.
marked by balance or equilibrium and readiness for action;
‘a gull in poised flight’; ‘George's poised hammer’;
One whose life or property is insured.
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’;
marked by assurance; exhibiting confidence;
‘she paints with an assured hand’;
characterized by certainty or security;
‘a tiny but assured income’; ‘we can never have completely assured lives’;