New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: poise · poisoned · promised · ionised · pointed · poison · polarised · raised · vaporised · anodised
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poised is a grammatical form of: poise »

poised

1 adjective balancedhe was poised on the edge of the seat bhí sé crochta ar chorr na cathaoireacha battle between two finely poised teams coimhlint idir dhá fhoireann a bhí breá ábalta ag a chéile the country is poised on the brink of revolution tá an tír ar tí éirí amach, tá éirí amach ar tí tarlú sa tírthe castle is poised above the town tá an caisleán suite go hard os cionn an bhaile, tá an caisleán sna harda os cionn an bhaile 2 adjective readyhe sat with his pen poised bhí sé ina shuí agus a pheann réidh aige, bhí sé ina shuí agus a pheann ar tinneall aigethe wolf was poised to spring bhí an mac tíre ullamh le léim a thabhairt 3 adjective gracefulgo maorgago grástúilhe stood poised by the window bhí sé ina sheasamh go maorga ag an bhfuinneog 4 adjective composedstuama adj3  c m ushe was poised throughout the meeting choinnigh sí guaim uirthi féin i rith an chruinnithe