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unflappable

mod. not subject to distraction; imperturbable. She is totally unflappable.
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Expected exhilaration will vary, according to the base-level unflappability of the listener.
And the midwives on screen deserve the spotlight for their impressive combination of medical skill, compassion and all-round unflappability - particularly Tatiana, the Lithuanian wonder woman with the lovely soothing voice and hot towel tactic.
While some might see that laid-back unflappability and curiosity as cocky, it hasn't stopped him from earning the loyalty of fans around the world, a clutch of awards, and two succeeding series (another one on Asia, and one on the Middle East), plus another spin-off show, Bobby Chinn Cooks Asia.
In most comedy duos there's an Alpha and a Beta but Ant and Dec are evenly matched in wit and unflappability.
It is that unflappability that is plodder Pettersson's chiefasset,alongwithagreat touch with the long-handle putter he has been using so effectivelyfor18years.
He was well liked by everyone he met and admired for his dedication, positive attitude, and unflappability.
And I always have admired his apparent unflappability.
Another outstanding performance is Dominic Mafham's as Osborne, the kindly ex-schoolmaster whose seeming unflappability says much for the solid social certainties which sustained the war effort.
Hebecomeoneof the top30referees in the world and was referred to by those who knew him as "the quiet referee" because of his unflappability and his ability to speak calmly to the players on the pitch rather than shout.
Americans seem to have a love-hate relationship with rationality and unflappability.
One of the best things about Chip Kelly is his unflappability.
Which might explain her unflappability in the kitchen.
Millennials display their relative unflappability in other ways, as well.
For with preternatural cool, equanimity and unflappability, Obama has come very close to meeting the three main goals he set out in his first joint congressional address last February, which was to rebuild the American economy, to fix healthcare and get a deal on climate change.