imperturbable


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im·per·turb·a·ble

 (ĭm′pər-tûr′bə-bəl)
adj.
Unshakably calm and collected: "His ... facial expression never deviated from the imperturbable mask" (Molly Worthen). See Synonyms at cool.

im′per·turb′a·bil′i·ty, im′per·turb′a·ble·ness n.
im′per·turb′a·bly adv.

imperturbable

(ˌɪmpɜːˈtɜːbəbəl)
adj
not easily perturbed; calm; unruffled
ˌimperˌturbaˈbility, ˌimperˈturbableness n
ˌimperˈturbably adv
imperturbation n

im•per•turb•a•ble

(ˌɪm pərˈtɜr bə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being upset or agitated; calm.
[1490–1500; < Late Latin]
im`per•turb`a•bil′i•ty, im`per•turb′a•ble•ness, n.
im`per•turb′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.imperturbable - not easily perturbed or excited or upsetimperturbable - not easily perturbed or excited or upset; marked by extreme calm and composure; "hitherto imperturbable, he now showed signs of alarm"; "an imperturbable self-possession"; "unflappable in a crisis"
composed - serenely self-possessed and free from agitation especially in times of stress; "the performer seemed completely composed as she stepped onto the stage"; "I felt calm and more composed than I had in a long time"

imperturbable

imperturbable

adjective
Translations

imperturbable

[ˌɪmpəˈtɜːbəbl] ADJ [person, manner] → imperturbable, impasible

imperturbable

[ˌɪmpərˈtɜːrbəbəl] adjimperturbable

imperturbable

adjunerschütterlich; he is completely imperturbableer ist durch nichts zu erschüttern

imperturbable

[ˌɪmpəˈtɜːbəbl] adjimperturbabile
References in classic literature ?
From the slow, imperturbable gravity of that broad-chested man you would think he had never smiled in his life.
The last act was a triumph for the hero, poor and of the masses, the representative of the audience, over the villain and the rich man, his pockets stuffed with bonds, his heart packed with tyrannical purposes, imperturbable amid suffering.
Thought boiled in his brain, conjectures abounded, and D'Artagnan was a great drawer of horoscopes; but, with that imperturbable phlegm which does more than genius for the fortune and happiness of men of action, he put off reflection till the next day, for fear, he said, not to be fresh when he wanted to be so.
That imperturbable personage came and went with his habitual business-like air, while nothing whatever denoted that any unusual matter preoccupied his mind.
And so saying, he moved along the windlass, here and there using his leg very freely, while imperturbable Bildad kept leading off with his psalmody.
He did smile sometimes, it is true; and there was a good deal of dry, sarcastic humour about him, which told the more from the imperturbable gravity of his tone and manner.
Ten years ago Lavalle, "that imperturbable dreamer of the heavens," as Lazareff hailed him, gathered together the fruits of a lifetime's labour, and gave it, with well-justified contempt, to a world bound hand and foot to Barald's Theory of Vertices and "compensating electric nodes.
With her imperturbable calm she did not begin to speak in front of the valet.
Then, after a moment's pause, during which he studied closely his companion's imperturbable face, he added the question which forced its way to his lips.
Perhaps his imperturbable character was never more strikingly developed, for he preserved his usual equable smile notwithstanding that his body was dangling in a most uncomfortable position, all loose and limp and shapeless, while his long peaked cap, unequally balanced against his exceedingly slight legs, threatened every instant to bring him toppling down.
Jurgis had given them so many instructions and warned them against so many perils, that the women were quite pale with fright, and even the imperturbable delicatessen vender, who prided himself upon being a businessman, was ill at ease.
He has NOT literally `ever,' in these weeks that I myself have lived with him and so closely watched him; he has been an imperturbable little prodigy of delightful, lovable goodness.