unruffled

[ uhn-ruhf-uhld ]
/ ʌnˈrʌf əld /

adjective

calm; not emotionally upset or agitated; steady; unflustered: He became all excited, but she remained unruffled.
not ruffled, as a garment; smooth.

Origin of unruffled

First recorded in 1650–60; un-1 + ruffle1 + -ed2

Related forms

un·ruf·fled·ness, noun

Definition for unruffled (2 of 2)

unruffle

[ uhn-ruhf-uh l ]
/ ʌnˈrʌf əl /

verb (used with object), un·ruf·fled, un·ruf·fling.

to calm (someone).
to smooth out (something).

verb (used without object), un·ruf·fled, un·ruf·fling.

to become calm or smoothed out.

Origin of unruffle

First recorded in 1690–1700; un-2 + ruffle1
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British Dictionary definitions for unruffled

unruffled

/ (ʌnˈrʌfəld) /

adjective

unmoved; calm
stillthe unruffled seas

Derived Forms

unruffledness, noun
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