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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- Extraordinary often cold-blooded self-possession or imperturbability especially under strain.

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun : They committed the robbery with complete sang-froid
  • In the weeks and months following Laird's arrival, Padnos watched as Laird developed a kind of sangfroid in his new role as a criminal.
  • FDR shot down the idea with devastating sangfroid.
  • We need someone like you, with finesse and sangfroid. for more
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