unflappability


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un·flap·pa·ble

 (ŭn-flăp′ə-bəl)
adj.
Persistently calm, whether when facing difficulties or experiencing success; not easily upset or excited.

un·flap′pa·bil′i·ty n.
un·flap′pa·bly adv.
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unflappability

[ˌʌnflæpəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Nimperturbabilidad f

unflappability

n (inf)Unerschütterlichkeit f
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CHARNLEY has spoken of a need to avoid "knee-jerk decisions" but that is precisely what we would expect from a managing director who makes a virtue of his unflappability in difficult situations.
In keeping with the spirit of the show, there's a kitsch, spoofiness to proceedings from Hammer's knowingly over-the-top Russian accent to Cavill's icy-cool unflappability, with the interplay between the mismatched spooks providing plenty of witty repartee.
In keeping with the spirit of the show, there's a kitsch spoofiness to proceedings, from Hammer's over-the-top Russian accent to Cavill's icy-cool unflappability, with the interplay between the mismatched spooks providing plenty of witty repartee.
I loved her consistency, her laugh, her ability to know what I felt even when I didn't, her unflappability in the face of my ugliest feelings, her calm and matter-of-fact approach when I came from a family where things tended to be neither, her expansive, almost unreal support.
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And the midwives on screen deserve the spotlight for their impressive combination of medical skill, compassion and all-round unflappability - particularly Tatiana, the Lithuanian wonder woman with the lovely soothing voice and hot towel tactic.
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