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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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.
He writes, for example, that "Churchill's manner, both real and contrived, radiated unflappability, even in the face of towering danger.
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