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level-headed

Calm and practical, especially in times of stress. Whenever I have a problem with the copier, I call Elaine because she's so level-headed and can always think of a quick solution. You really need to be level-headed if you're going to work in an emergency room.
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When more deeply understood, the eight-day holiday challenges all of us who take religion seriously to continually provide open forums where level-headed discussion and theological diversity is encouraged.
It is precisely this level-headed attitude and dedication that won Shirley the Echo Community Champion award for Worker in the Community, a prize she was due to collect on the day she helped rescue the fellow holiday-maker in Turkey.
As a nation, we tend to go overboard in defeat and in victory, but the calm and level-headed attitude of the Welsh coach Mike Ruddock has been exemplary, and has kept our feet (almost) on the ground.
This is a very level-headed listing of facts about recent and current politicians, their crimes and hypocrisies, with an overlay of Flynt's sarcasm as narrative.
His confidence is high but he's a level-headed young man, '' said Edwards.
I'VE always thought that Irish tailor Louis Copeland was a level-headed man.
George Marshall as the ideal of level-headed statesmanship for his focus on necessity and self-interest.
The level-headed 34-year-old never fails to get the job done when in contention and seems immune to pressure.
And a very level-headed, mature and intelligent 21-year-old he is, too.
He relies to some extent on the experience of other priests in order to expose demonic activity from the first-hand experiences of level-headed people.
It is a calm and clear image, full of level-headed authority.
first step is education -- and maintaining a level-headed approach.
We're celebrating our fifth year in business, and these two Bulldog awards are particularly exciting as they bring our award count to a magical 10 and confirm that our street smarts and level-headed business practices get the job done.
The experienced players will keep us level-headed and focused on the job at hand.
In fact more women should be encouraged to take up the role as referees and assistants as they tend to be more level-headed and capable of making impartial and fair decisions while under pressure.