Usage examples for composed

  1. They are composed of iron and are held to the work by screws passing through the respective holes shown at the corners of the plates. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  2. Who composed the Supreme Court in 1833? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  3. See how cool and composed I am, and take courage. – Anne Of The Island by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  4. The merchant told him it had been eaten by rats; adding: " The iron of which it was composed was particularly sweet, and so the rats ate it." – Flowers from a Persian Garden and Other Papers by W. A. Clouston
  5. He found Anna in her room, wonderfully quiet and composed – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss
  6. Poetry could be acted as well as composed – Orthodoxy by G. K. Chesterton
  7. The soul is distinguished from the mind which, though composed of the subtlest matter, is still material. – Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3) An Historical Sketch by Charles Eliot
  8. He was grave, but perfectly composed – The New Tenant by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  9. She was as pale as Constance, but quiet and firm, her features composed almost to determination. – The Seaboard Parish Volume 1 by George MacDonald
  10. Captain Jack led the main body, composed of twelve men. – The Boy Allies with Uncle Sams Cruisers by Ensign Robert L. Drake
  11. " No," says I, " that is not exactly my state of mind- composed I may be, but not jolly, by any manner of means." – Phemie Frost's Experiences by Ann S. Stephens
  12. I can testify that the " piazza" was composed very largely of perfectly respectable folk like myself. – The World Decision by Robert Herrick
  13. He was rather pale, but very composed – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  14. Mr. Wagg was not composed – When Egypt Went Broke by Holman Day
  15. I hear that the Bishop and Lady Anne are wonderfully composed – The Letter-Bag of Lady Elizabeth Spencer-Stanhope v. I. by A. M. W. Stirling (compiler)
  16. One is here almost tempted to wish that the mind might be proved only a " mode of matter," if, by that means, the body might be raised up to the level of our mental horizon, and within the circle of our rational sympathy, for if we knew that matter and mind were the same, the matter of which our bodies are composed might then secure a chance for respectful and rational attention. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  17. I cannot even tell you of what the necklace is composed – The Chink in the Armour by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  18. One, in B flat minor, was composed in 1826, on the occasion of the composer's departure for Reinerz. – Chopin: The Man and His Music by James Huneker
  19. I do hope his mind will soon be more composed – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  20. Of what is it composed that it should be judged as so much more precious than the Body? – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli