unruffled


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Synonyms for unruffled

Synonyms for unruffled

Synonyms for unruffled

free from emotional agitation or nervous tension

(of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy waves

References in classic literature ?
Yes," he said with the most unruffled composure, "I have submitted.
If we can only confuse him all through the drive, between Nature as it is, when he looks up at the view, and Nature as it is not when he looks down again at our sketch-books, we shall drive him into the last desperate refuge of paying us compliments, and shall slip through his professional fingers with our pet feathers of vanity all unruffled.
Her face was big, comely, of an unruffled expression.
Through the port-holes I beheld an unruffled, sun-smitten horizon.
CAPTAIN MACWHIRR, of the steamer Nan-Shan, had a physiognomy that, in the order of material appearances, was the exact counterpart of his mind: it presented no marked characteristics of firmness or stupidity; it had no pronounced characteristics whatever; it was simply ordinary, irresponsive, and unruffled.
Finding none, however, and observing in course of time that his guest was as cool and unruffled, both in his dress and temper, as he had been all day, old John at last heaved a deep sigh, and began to think no duel had been fought that night.
Apparently incapable of creating a surface that's anything other than suave and unruffled, no matter how intricate its construction, Usle, in his larger works, often challenges this facility by daring himself into compositions that he just manages to save from an irredeemable awkwardness or instability.
The unruffled 22-year-old had been threatening a breakthrough win on the PGA Tour for some time and it was fantastic to see him finally enter the winner's enclosure and become the youngest ever Memorial champion.
The condemnable treatment of Sikh families who are subjected to 'jazia' (tax on non-Muslims) and being pushed from their place of residence out of the Swat Valley failed to unruffled any feather in Pakistan Government establishment.
TOKYO - Central government officials on Monday appeared unruffled by the Democratic Party of Japan's landslide general election victory, which drove the long-dominant Liberal Democratic Party from power for only the second time in its 54-year history.
Unruffled, Ruskin hit back with goals from James, Gibbons and Mahon to go 3-1 up at half-time.
Manchester City and Portsmouth are believed to be lining up bids for the Nigerian striker, but Southgate remains unruffled by the rumour mill and is factoring the burly African into his pre-season plans.
Tony and Elaine McNainey, of Chester-le-Street, waiting for a flight to Egypt, were unruffled.
Yousuf Youhana scored a typically unruffled 88 not out as Pakistan cruised to a six-wicket victory and levelled the series in the second one-day international against New Zealand in Queenstown.
Sylvia actress Lucy stays unruffled in a 50s frock and feathery stole we'd fly, sorry, die for.