poise

poises

Substantiv
  • "The woman regained her poise."
a cgs unit of dynamic viscosity equal to one dyne-second per square centimeter; the viscosity of a fluid in which a force of one dyne per square centimeter maintains a velocity of 1 centimeter per second
a state of being balanced in a stable equilibrium



poise

poise

poises

poised

poised

poising

Verb
be motionless, in suspension
  • "The bird poised for a few moments before it attacked"

Synonymer

cause to be balanced or suspended
hold or carry in equilibrium

Synonymer