level-headed


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level-headed

adj
even-tempered, balanced, and reliable; steady
ˌlevel-ˈheadedly adv
ˌlevel-ˈheadedness n
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Adj.1.level-headed - 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"

level-headed

adjective calm, balanced, reasonable, composed, together (slang), cool, collected, steady, sensible, sane, dependable, unflappable (informal), self-possessed, even-tempered He is level-headed and practical.
Translations

level-headed

[ˈlevlˈhedɪd] ADJsensato, equilibrado

level-headed

[ˌlɛvlˈhɛdɪd] adjequilibrato/a, con la testa a posto or sulle spalle

level

(ˈlevl) noun
1. height, position, strength, rank etc. The level of the river rose; a high level of intelligence.
2. a horizontal division or floor. the third level of the multi-storey car park.
3. a kind of instrument for showing whether a surface is level. a spirit level.
4. a flat, smooth surface or piece of land. It was difficult running uphill but he could run fast on the level.
adjective
1. flat, even, smooth or horizontal. a level surface; a level spoonful (= an amount which just fills the spoon to the top of the sides).
2. of the same height, standard etc. The top of the kitchen sink is level with the window-sill; The scores of the two teams are level.
3. steady, even and not rising or falling much. a calm, level voice.
verbpast tense, past participle ˈlevelled , (American) ˈleveled
1. to make flat, smooth or horizontal. He levelled the soil.
2. to make equal. His goal levelled the scores of the two teams.
3. (usually with at) to aim (a gun etc). He levelled his pistol at the target.
4. to pull down. The bulldozer levelled the block of flats.
ˈlevelness noun
level crossing
a place where a road crosses a railway without a bridge.
level-ˈheaded adjective
calm and sensible.
do one's level best
to do one's very best.
level off
to make or become flat, even, steady etc. After rising for so long, prices have now levelled off.
level out
to make or become level. The road levels out as it comes down to the plain.
on a level with
level with. His eyes were on a level with the shop counter.
on the level
fair; honest.
References in classic literature ?
She's careless, but she's level-headed. She's the only person I know who never gets any older.
But, also, he had been level-headed and was partly responsible for this.
On other points he's as level-headed as a breeder of shorthorns, which is what he happens to be.
As you have shared, girls can be supportive friends, and women can be level-headed neighbors, loyal peers and faithful wives.
Young people need heroes and you couldn't ask for a better one than Lowry, right, who is down to earth, level-headed and seems to be like the rest of us in that he goes out and enjoys himself and he proves that you can be a decent person and a world-class
The story, which revolves around sibling rivalry, will see Mohsin's character as the most level-headed one of the lot.
We'll check in on what the more level-headed chamber has been up to.
I would urge more level-headed councillors to stand up against this ill-conceived idea, and use more sensible alternatives until car users have had the chance to get more electric cars.
Pakistan's right-hand batsman Babar Azamknown for his discipline and level-headed attitudeneeds only 48 runs in his next T20I inningsoverall this would be 26th of his careerto become fastest to 1000 runs in 20-over format of the game.
We were apprentices together at Walsall 29 years ago and I know he's a very level-headed man with a good, front-foot, footballing philosophy.
Shadow Cabinet Minister Kate Osamor said the royal had "not been that vocal on issues" and the role should go to someone "who's level-headed, someone people respect but also someone who thinks outside the box".
twitter.com/1E4MQTWoUrelement-invisibleSportshub ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) January 30, 2018 For his part, prior the scathing remarks on Twitter, McGregor made level-headed remarks on the possible second fight.