What is another word for self-possession?

237 synonyms found


[ sˈɛlfpəzˈɛʃən], [ sˈɛlfpəzˈɛʃən], [ s_ˈɛ_l_f_p_ə_z_ˈɛ_ʃ_ə_n]

Synonyms for Self-possession:

How to use "Self-possession" in context?

To be self-possessed is to possess a certain level of control over one's own life and emotions. It can be difficult to maintain self-possession in the face of difficult circumstances, but it is an important skill that can be useful in any situation. People who are self-possessed are able to remain calm and rational under pressure, and are able to make sound decisions. They are able to remain in control of their own life, and are not easily swayed by others.

It is important to have a degree of self-possession if one wants to achieve success in any area of life.

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