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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

State of being balanced. A state in which you are calm and not angry or upset.

Usage examples (38)
  • True happiness consists in decreasing the distance between our desires and our powers, in establishing a perfect equilibrium between power and will.
  • Ten years ago, this place was at a-- was at a state of what we call equilibrium, where the ice that melted was matched by the gain of ice during winter.
  • And water vapor is in equilibrium with the oceans.
  • Also, water vapor is in equilibrium with the oceans. for more
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