sang froid

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sang froid

Calmness and composure while under pressure on in difficult circumstances. The phrase is French and literally means "cold blood." I'm sorry I had to ask you to make a presentation at the last minute, but you showed great sang froid up there.
See also: sang
References in classic literature ?
After a few minutes he seemed to have quite recovered his SANG FROID, and was able to use his brains to the end which he had in view.
We left Grindelwald just as a thunder-storm was dying away, and we hoped to find GUTEN WETTER up above; but the rain, which had nearly ceased, began again, and we were struck by the rapidly increasing FROID as we ascended.
Takes it from her, and, pulling out a green letter-case, puts the ornament carefully in it, and replaces the whole thing in his breast-pocket with the most perfect sang froid.
La cryotherapie est une therapie par le froid extreme qui renferme de nombreux bienfaits.
Veteran Realtor Cynthia Froid of Keller Williams Integrity Realtys Mill District office represented the sellers.
Ce samedi, le temps est froid et parfois nuageux sur le nord et les cotes Est avec pluies et orages isoles.
Contract award notice: matrise d~uvre pour la restructuration de la centrale de production de froid sur le site de trousseau.
Une importance particuliere est accordee [beaucoup moins que] aux conditions d'hygiene et au respect de la chaine de froid lors des operations de manipulation de tous types de produits [beaucoup plus grand que].
Le temps sera froid au cours de la journee de vendredi 7 mars, avec des nuages parfois abondants et des pluies isolees sur le nord et les regions cotieres Est et le reste du pays l'apres-midi, annonce l'institut national de la meteorologie .
Moi et mon equipe avons pris un enorme plaisir a y prendre part, en depit du temps froid et tres humide parfois", a declare Mathieu Perget a la MAP.
Neige, pluie, froid, course neutralisee, parcours reduit.
Last October, during the proceedings of the first Grand Prix du Froid, Jean-Pierre Saucier, STEF Managing Director, was elected Personality of the Year.
The scheme, Le Chalet de Flambeau, is in memory of Flambeau - The Torch - a German Shephard who delivered military postbags between the town of Lanslebourg and Fort Sollieres, high on Mont Froid, every day for 10 years.
Jean Danyluk, professeur au Departement des sciences biologiques, specialiste de la biologie moleculaire et de la biotechnologie de l'Universite du Quebec a Montreal (UQAM), a obtenu une subvention totalisant un demi-million de dollars qui lui permettra de poursuivre ses recherches sur le genome du ble et plus particulierement sur sa resistance au froid.