Word of the Day – Equanimity

By March 20, 2018 Word of the Day

Equanimity (noun)

ek-wa-nim-it-ee

Calmness and composure, especially in a difficult situation.

Early 17th century (also in the sense ‘fairness, impartiality’): from Latin aequanimitas, from aequus ‘equal’ + animus ‘mind’.

Example sentences

“She accepted it with grace and equanimity”

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