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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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He called on Seoul to understand the Japanese survey, while repeatedly seeking a ''level-headed'' response by both sides.
Iglesia to establish herself in the male-dominated world of engineering, but as president of ACCU-COST, her current partners look to her to effectively meet critical deadlines and to maintain an organized, level-headed perspective concerning the complex intricacies involved in the construction process.
Your suggestion to major political parties to 'ask level-headed leaders from among their ranks to meet and draw up an emergency code of conduct acceptable to all parties' is no doubt commendable.
"Everyone wants to play Premier League football and to work your way up to it keeps you level-headed when you get there."
And the Scot, renowned for his on-court ranting, insisted he is now more "level-headed" and less emotional.
He's just so level-headed, he's fantastic to bounce things off.
He said: "The two of them are level-headed which has been evident to us since we came to the club.
"They (Norwich players) are a very down to earth, level-headed group, but we have to work very hard for everything we get."
IN a medical emergency, even the most level-headed among us might be excused a moment's panic.
"They are a very level-headed bunch and to underline the need to stay grounded we showed the players a DVD of something we found on YouTube.
Bale seems like a level-headed young man so hopefully success won't go to his level head and that level head of his won't be turned by all the rumours.
Millen was tipped as a possible manager when Gary Johnson left last season and he comes across as being very level-headed.
My daughter is level-headed and wants to go to university next September, but she has fallen for this lad big time and I am worried he is trying to talk her out of it.
A "level-headed" student was found dead in his university room after a late-night drinking game ended in tragedy.
Brown said: "We've got quite a level-headed bunch of players here.