Bedeutung von “poised” — Learner’s Dictionary

poised

adjective us uk /pɔɪzd/
READY [ never before noun ]

ready to do something:

[ + to do sth ] They have three hundred ships, all poised to attack.
POSITION [ never before noun ]

in a particular position or situation, ready to move or change:

a helicopter poised above the crowd
CALM

calm and confident:

a poised performance

(Definition von “poised” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)