Übersetzung von “poise” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /poiz/

to balance

(se) tenir en équilibre
He poised himself on the diving-board.
poised adjective

staying in a state of balance and stillness

en équilibre (sur)
The car was poised on the edge of the cliff.

having the body in a state of tension and readiness to act

prêt à bondir sur
The animal was poised ready to leap.



dignity and self-confidence

He lost his poise for a moment.

(Übersetzung von “poise” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)