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aplomb Explained

aplomb at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[əp'lɔm]

aplomb at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

aplomb at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] formal [Date: 1800-1900; Language: French; Origin: 'quality of being perpendicular', from Old French a plomb 'according to the plumb line']// with aplomb// in a confident and skilful way, especially when you have to deal with difficult problems or a difficult situation// --Ms Sharpe handled their questions with great aplomb.//

aplomb at Dutch => English Of Explained:

dardsacceptance number

aplomb at French => English Of Explained:

etblock of apartments,

aplomb at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

79 Moby Thesaurus words for "aplomb":
assurance, balance, balanced personality, composure, confidence,
constancy, constraint, control, cool, coolness, discipline, ease,
easiness, equability, equanimity, equilibrium, erectness, fastness,
firmness, homeostasis, imperturbability, independence,
invariability, level head, levelheadedness, nerve, nonchalance,
orthogonality, perpendicularity, plumbness, plungingness, poise,
possession, precipitousness, presence of mind, reliability,
restraint, right-angledness, right-angularity, rootedness,
sang-froid, sangfroid, savoir faire, secureness, security,
self-assurance, self-command, self-confidence, self-conquest,
self-control, self-denial, self-discipline, self-government,
self-mastery, self-possession, self-restraint, sheerness, solidity,
soundness, squareness, stability, stable equilibrium, stable state,
steadfastness, steadiness, steady nerves, steady state, steepness,
substantiality, undeflectability, uniformity, unshakable nerves,
unshakableness, up-and-downness, uprightness, verticalism,
verticality, verticalness, well-regulated mind

aplomb at French => English Of Explained:

to scoot, to scramabhauend [aphaːɵnt]

aplomb at Dutch => English Of Explained:

aplomb [ɑplɔəʏ]
aplomb, self‐assurance

aplomb at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

/abr>
1> вкладка; закладка; "папка" с выступом, позволяющим переключать различные диалоги в одном окне; _жар

Aplomb at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Aplomb \A`plomb"\, n. [F., lit. perpendicularity; ? to + plomb
lead. See {Plumb}.]
Assurance of manner or of action; self-possession.

aplomb at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

aplomb
n : great coolness and composure under strain; "keep your cool"
[syn: {assuredness}, {cool}, {poise}, {sang-froid}]

aplomb at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Aplomb

English

Inter: wikipedi » a

Etymology

Borrowed from Inter: etyl » fr

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /əˈplʌm/|/əˈplɒm/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-aplomb.ogg|Audio (US)

    Noun

    Inter: head » en|noun

  • self-confidence; poise; composure.
    1. : His nonchalance and aplomb during hard times have always been his best character trait.
    2. Inter: RQ:Wodehouse Offing » XV|“Oh, Wooster,” he said, “I was talking to my mother a night or two ago.” “Oh, yes?” I said, with a slight wave of the hand intended to indicate that if he liked to talk to his mother anywhere, all over the house, he had my approval. “She tells me you are interested in mice.” I didn't like the trend the conversation was taking, but I preserved my aplomb. “Why, yes, fairly interested.” “She says she found you trying to catch one in my bedroom!”
    3. 2000, Elizabeth Berg, Range of Motion
    4. : They have a seven-year-old son named Timothy, never called Timmy or Tim; a little scrawny guy who wears thick glasses already, and who tucks his striped T-shirts into his pants with the aplomb of a silver-templed CEO.
    5. Inter: quote-news »


    |year=2011
    |date=Septembe 24
    |author=Ben Dirs
    |title=Rugby World Cup 2011: England 67-3 Romania
    |work=BBC Sport
    |url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/rugby_union/14812577.stm
    |page=
    |passage=Fly-half Jonny Wilkinson put his below-par performance against Argentina behind him with a fine first-half showing, slotting four kicks from six and controlling his back-line with aplomb, while England's three-quarters were brimming with life and clinical with their execution.
    1. Inter: context » ballet stability; the basic law of ballet.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » self-confidence

  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|itseluottamus, Inter: t- » fi|varmuus
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Souveränität|f, Inter: t+ » de|Aplomb|m
  • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|ביטחון עצמי|m|tr=bitakhón atzmí

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t+ » sh|aplomb, Inter: t- » sh|samopouzdanje
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|aplomo|m
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|özgüven, Inter: t+ » tr|tutarlılık


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » ballet
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|esiintymisvarmuus, Inter: t- » fi|suoritusvarmuus, Inter: t- » fi|varmuus
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Aplomb|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Inter: trreq » es

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Italian

    Etymology

    Inter: etyl » fr|it

    Noun

    Inter: head » it|noun|g=m Inter: in » v
  • aplomb, self-confidence, poise

  • Translation: de » aplomb
    Translation: et » aplomb
    Translation: el » aplomb
    Translation: fr » aplomb
    Translation: ko » aplomb
    Translation: io » aplomb
    Translation: kn » aplomb
    Translation: ka » aplomb
    Translation: ku » aplomb
    Translation: mg » aplomb
    Translation: my » aplomb
    Translation: pl » aplomb
    Translation: ru » aplomb
    Translation: sh » aplomb
    Translation: sv » aplomb
    Translation: ta » aplomb
    Translation: vi » aplomb
    Translation: zh » aplomb

    Aplomb at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » aplomb

    German

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » fr|de Inter: term » aplomb|lang=fr

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » aˈplɔ̃|aˈplɔŋ|lang=de

    Noun

    Inter: head » de|noun|g=m
  • aplomb

  • Translation: de » Aplomb
    Translation: ko » Aplomb
    Translation: io » Aplomb
    Translation: ta » Aplomb