Yes, we are composed of small communities in different places, but ultimately we are one city.
When times are difficult, a CEO should remain poised and composed.
“There are no facts,” Friedrich Nietzsche famously wrote, meaning that reality is composed of competing stories about reality.
A member of the audit committee engaged a special-committee counsel before that committee was composed.
One outside-the-boxer posted the sheet music for Take 5, composed by Paul Desmond and performed by The Dave Brubeck Quartet.
The real center, however, will be in the middle of the wood of which the rule is composed.
The banks of the brook at this spot are composed of purple-brown slate (Silurian).
The third column was composed of the whole disposable force of the irregulars.
It is composed of a brave, a free, a virtuous, and an intelligent people.
They are composed of clay mixed with gravel, and covered with a wall of amygdaloid.
"calm, tranquil," c.1600, past participle adjective frome compose (v.). Related: Composedly; composedness.
c.1400, compousen, from Old French composer "put together, arrange, write" a work (12c.), from com- "with" (see com-) + poser "to place," from Late Latin pausare "to cease, lay down," ultimately from Latin ponere "to put, place" (see position (n.)). Meaning influenced in Old French by componere (see composite). Musical sense is from 1590s. Related: Composed; composing.