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Characteristically self-composed and sensible.

lev′el·head′ed·ness n.


(ˈlɛv əlˈhɛd ɪd)

having common sense and sound judgment; sensible.
[1875–80, Amer.]
lev′el•head′ed•ly, adv.
lev′el•head′ed•ness, n.
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Adj.1.levelheaded - exercising or showing good judgment; "healthy scepticism"; "a healthy fear of rattlesnakes"; "the healthy attitude of French laws"; "healthy relations between labor and management"; "an intelligent solution"; "a sound approach to the problem"; "sound advice"; "no sound explanation for his decision"
reasonable, sensible - showing reason or sound judgment; "a sensible choice"; "a sensible person"


Possessing, proceeding from, or exhibiting good judgment and prudence:
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It's best to be levelheaded, of course," agreed Philippa, "but you miss lots of fun.
But John is levelheaded and he knows the areas in which he needs to improve.
It's about staying calm and levelheaded, not getting too high or too low.
A level-headed manager appears to have a levelheaded collection of individuals performing with quiet efficiency.
He is a levelheaded person and plays a levelheaded game, he is very popular here on and off the ice.
he was a levelheaded guy and he apologised for his reaction.
He is a very intelligent and levelheaded young man who we feel has a lot of potential.