verb (used with object), e·qui·poised, e·qui·pois·ing.
- equipartition of energy,
Origin of equipoise
Examples from the Web for equipoise
Lockwood started and for a moment he almost lost his equipoise.The Mystery Girl|Carolyn Wells
These bridal days are often repeated; the serenity and equipoise of the elements combine.The Wit of a Duck and Other Papers|John Burroughs
Their power, as well as the importance of their establishments was as yet in equipoise.A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times|Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
I discern in you certain qualities of mind that may serve to regulate the equipoise of mine.
Mr. Reynolds says something, not clearly understood by me, about an equipoise among the political generals.A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital|John Beauchamp Jones