[iːkwˈanɪməs], [iːkwˈanɪməs], [iː_k_w_ˈa_n_ɪ_m_ə_s]

Definitions of equanimous:

  1.   Of an even, composed frame of mind; of a steady temper; not easily elated or depressed.
  2.   Of an even, composed frame of mind; of a steady temper.
  3.   in full control of your faculties; " the witness remained collected throughout the cross- examination"; " perfectly poised and sure of himself"; " more self- contained and more dependable than many of the early frontiersmen"; " strong and self- possessed in the face of trouble"

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Usage examples for equanimous:

  1. Being of a pretty equanimous disposition, and, as I flatter myself, able to bear good or evil fortune without disturbance, I myself, after taking a light dinner at the Bedford, went to the theatre a short while before the commencement of the play, and proposed to remain there, until the defeat or victory was decided. ” – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray