(1) Balke's careful, walking on eggshells piano etches graceful, poised lines or occasionally, prepared piano abstractions.(2) He's a poised lad, very much in control of what he says and, ultimately, what we are allowed to know about him.(3) Eleanor walked into the ballroom with the grace of a dancer, poised and elegant.(4) A tall, good-looking young man, poised and self-assured, Bassam is a Christian.(5) The Dinka are incapable of doing anything without a poised elegance.(6) Here also she gets her lines right, she is still poised and graceful, she is still fetching on the dance floor, but she has precious little to do.(7) He was faced with a gorgeous man in his forties with silky, boy-cut brown hair, a poised stance, and a charming smile.(8) She's like a child grown in a pod on Mars: far too poised and intelligent to resemble any kid from our planet.(9) He could not imagine this calm, poised woman before him using language like that, but the young girl within her?(10) Jen looked poised and beautiful, the quintessential bride, in red patent-leather Betty Boop heels.(11) Finding love and being a good companion are slightly more challenging projects for even such a poised and educated young lady.(12) The poised , confident young woman was tossed into a world of checkpoints, strip searches and interrogations.(13) Her aura of poised confidence was gone, leaving behind a tired air.(14) The Head RN merely arched a well-plucked eyebrow, and Cassie stood in the doorway as poised and silent as a statue.(15) The end result: you look leaner, taller, more poised and confident.(16) She couldn't help but wonder that if he was that attractive and poised just walking around, then what could he be like in bed?